flesh (v.)
initiate, introduce [to bloodshed]
KJ V.i.71[Bastard to King John, of Lewis the Dauphin] Shall a beardless boy ... flesh his spirit in a warlike soil
KL II.ii.43[disguised Kent, probably to Oswald] I'll flesh ye
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