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  Words related to sweat

Related / Similar Words: effort, elbow grease, exertion, travail, perspiration, sudor, fret, stew, lather, swither, sudate, perspire

 

Definition:
  • use of physical or mental energy; hard work; "he got an A for effort"; "they managed only with great exertion";
  • salty fluid secreted by sweat glands; "sweat poured off his brow";
  • condensation of moisture on a cold surface; "the cold glasses were streaked with sweat";
  • agitation resulting from active worry; "don''t get in a stew"; "he''s in a sweat about exams";
  • excrete perspiration through the pores in the skin; "Exercise makes one sweat";

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    See Also: sweat off

     

    Hyponyms: struggle, trouble, difficulty, least effort, least resistance, strain, straining, exercise, exercising, physical exercise, physical exertion, workout, pull, application, diligence, overkill, supererogation, overexertion, friction, detrition, rubbing, swelter

     

    Derivational Morphology: labor, labour, toil, fag, travail, grind, drudge, dig, moil, exert, sudate, perspire, grizzle, brood, stew, fuss, niggle, fret, perspiration, sweating, diaphoresis, sudation, hidrosis, sudor, perspirer, sweater

     

    Anagrams: waste, tawse

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: djersë   Danish: sved  
    Dutch: zweet and zweten   Finnish: hiki and hikoilla  
    French: sueur and transpirer   German: Schweiß and schwitzen  
    Icelandic: sviti and svitna   Italian: sudare and sudore  
    Japanese: and 汗をかく   Latin: sudor  
    Polish: pocić się and pot   Portuguese: suor  
    Romanian: sudoare   Russian: пот and потеть  
    Spanish: sudar and sudor   Swahili: jasho  
    Swedish: svett and svettas   Telugu: చెమట  
    Turkish: ter  
     
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