unflesh

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

un- +‎ flesh

Verb[edit]

unflesh (third-person singular simple present unfleshes, present participle unfleshing, simple past and past participle unfleshed)

  1. (transitive) To strip of flesh; to reduce to a skeleton.
    Unfleshed humanity — Wordsworth.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.