What does 'In the flesh' mean?
If you meet or see someone in the flesh you actually meet or see them, rather than seeing them on TV or in other media.
- Category: Body and bodily functions
Idioms similar to 'In the flesh'
- Flesh and blood
- Pound of flesh
- Press the flesh
- Spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak
- Make your flesh crawl
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