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  Definition of Flesh out
  1. become round, plump, or shapely; "The young woman is fleshing out"
  2. add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing; "She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation"
  3. make fat or plump; "We will plump out that poor starving child"
Similar Words: round, fill out, elaborate, lucubrate, expatiate, exposit, enlarge, expand, expound, dilate, fatten, fat, plump, plump out, fatten out, fatten up

 

Hyponyms: detail, set forth, expound, exposit, exemplify, illustrate, instance, specify, particularize, particularise, specialize, specialise

 

Entailments: feed, give

 

Derivational Morphology: dilation, exponent, exposition, expounding, expansion, enlargement, elaboration, expanding upon, expatiation, lucubration, amplification, adipose tissue, fat, fatty tissue, fatness, blubber, avoirdupois

 

 
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