Translation of "flesh" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /fleʃ/ us /fleʃ/

the soft part under the skin of a person’s or animal’s body


(Translation of “flesh” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /fleʃ/

the soft substance (muscles etc) that covers the bones of animals

The knife pierced hs flesh.

the soft part of fruit

the golden flesh of a peach.
fleshy adjective


gordo; carnoso
a fleshy face.
flesh and blood noun

relations; family

propia sangre
She is my own flesh and blood.

human nature

lo humano, naturaleza humana; carne y hueso
It is more than flesh and blood can tolerate.
in the flesh

actually present; in person

en persona, en carne y hueso
I have seen him on television, but never in the flesh.

(Translation of “flesh” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)