Meaning of “flesh” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ U ] us uk /fleʃ/

the soft part of a person's or animal's body between the skin and bones

in the flesh

in real life and not on television or in a film:

She looks much taller in the flesh.

the soft part of a fruit or vegetable that you can eat

fleshy adjective

fat or thick, or with a lot of flesh

(Definition of “flesh” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)