fleshed out


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given substance or detail

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None of the characters are properly fleshed out meaning their plight fails to strike an emotional chord.
Traditional Western conventions are paid due respect in a rousing comedy fleshed out with colourful and eccentric characters: Burt Reynolds as grouchy mountain man Otter Bob, resentful that Buffalo Bill gets all the attention, Ernie Hudson as dandy gunfighter Nate Love, A.
Jordan, one of the soap's original writers, who fleshed out the likes of Den, Angie and Sharon (and that's a lot of flesh), understands the BIG issues - passion, jealousy, yearning, regret, unfulfilled hopes, broken dreams.