Thesaurus / fleshly
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The sound of them is sweet to the fleshly ears of the body; but to the ears of the spirit they can say marvellous things.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
This being is compound, having a fleshly and a spiritual side.
AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF FRANK G. ALLEN, MINISTER OF THE GOSPELFRANK G. ALLEN
His red face grew redder still, his talk suddenly ceased, and an ugly scowl gathered on his fleshly brow.
THE LIFE OF THOMAS WANLESS, PEASANTALEXANDER JOHNSTONE WILSON
He reinforces the soul with the fear and love of God, and gives it power, complete power, over the fleshly appetites.
WHEN THE HOLY GHOST IS COMES. L. BRENGLE
I take My part in that end!for the souls of mankind are not done with when they leave their fleshly tenements!
THE SORROWS OF SATANMARIE CORELLI
Which of us that is not more akin to Burns in his fleshly frailties then in his diviner spirit?
The spirit of the Italian law is willing enough, but its fleshly enforcement is curiously weak.
COURTS AND CRIMINALSARTHUR TRAIN
As gold and women have corrupted all worldly and fleshly men from the beginning, so did they him.
But after God came to Adam, and bade him know his wife fleshly as nature required.
LE MORTE D'ARTHUR, VOLUME II (OF II)THOMAS MALORY
Like disembodied spirits, they had long ago evolved beyond confinement to fleshly bodies.
THE MATING OF THE MOONSKENNETH O'HARA
WORDS RELATED TO FLESHLY
- in the gutter
- fast and loose
- in the fast lane
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