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verb     flesh pronunciation in British English
/fleʃ/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyflesh
he/she/itfleshes
present participlefleshing
past tensefleshed
past participlefleshed

phrasal verb

flesh out

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present tense
I/you/we/theyflesh out
he/she/itfleshes out
present participlefleshing out
past tensefleshed out
past participlefleshed out
to add more details about something in order to make it easier to understand or imagine

Her stories flesh out the world in which these historical characters lived.

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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