Definition of Proud flesh

1. Noun. The swollen tissue around a healing wound or ulcer.

Generic synonyms: Granulation, Granulation Tissue



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Proud Flesh

protuberancy
protuberant
protuberantly
protuberate
protuberation
protuberations
protuberous
proturan
proturans
protyl
protyle
protyles
protyls
proud as a peacock
proud flesh (current term)
proud of(p)
prouder
proudest
proudful
proudhearted
proudish
proudite
proudling
proudlings
proudly
proudness
proudnesses
proul
prouled

Literary usage of Proud flesh

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1. Dr. Chase's Family Physician, Farrier, Bee-keeper, and Second Receipt Book by Alvin Wood Chase (1874)
"Renew this application, or the whole Treatment, every morning ; and should there at any time appear any proud flesh, then use the styptic, No. 42. ..."

2. Fraser's Magazine for Town and Country (1881)
"It is sure to make ' proud flesh,' to quote an expressive phrase of Mr. ... 3 It was so with the Tractarian movement; it made much ' proud flesh,' and the ..."

3. Fraser's Magazine by Robert Louis Stevenson (1881)
"It is sure to make ' proud flesh,' to quote an expressive phrase of Mr. ... 3 It was so with the Tractarian movement; it made much ' proud flesh,' and the ..."

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