Definition of all flesh in English:

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all flesh

All human and animal life.
Example sentences
  • The bluebottle, Calliphora vomitoria, comes from the vanitas tradition in painting, of including a telling detail such as a worm eaten apple or a falling rose, as a reminder that all flesh is grass.
  • If chance be the Father of all flesh, disaster is his rainbow in the sky
  • And all flesh that moved on the earth perished, birds and cattle and beasts and every swarming thing that swarms upon the earth, and all mankind; of all that was on the dry land, all in whose nostrils was the breath of the spirit of life, died.
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