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Synonyms for sweat



  • perspire
  • swelter
  • sweat like a pig
  • sweat buckets
  • break out in a sweat
  • exude moisture
  • be pouring with sweat
  • glow



  • worry
  • fret
  • agonize
  • lose sleep over
  • be on tenterhooks
  • torture yourself
  • be on pins and needles

no sweat


  • no problem
  • it's nothing
  • you're welcome
  • it's a pleasure

sweat something out


Synonyms for sweat

to excrete moisture through the pores of the skin

to exert one's mental or physical powers, usually under difficulty and to the point of exhaustion

sweat out: to carry on through despite hardships


moisture excreted through the pores of the skin

physical exertion that is usually difficult and exhausting

a condition of excited distress

Synonyms for sweat

salty fluid secreted by sweat glands

agitation resulting from active worry

Related Words

condensation of moisture on a cold surface

excrete perspiration through the pores in the skin

References in periodicals archive ?
Criminally underacknowledged outside his own sport, Cook is also famous for (literally) never breaking sweat, is utterly unflappable at the crease and very much the quintessential under-stated Englishman.
LAST Sunday was a bit of an anti-climax with Rangers wrapping up the title without breaking sweat.
She has never been less than spectacular to date, overcoming a tardy start last time out in the Prix Vermeille to engage top gear in the straight without breaking sweat under the ever-confident Christophe Soumillon.
So if he becomes King, Harry can overthrow him, probably without breaking sweat.
When Geoff Capes was in his prime, tossing double-decker buses over his shoulders without breaking sweat, even he did not have upper arms as immense as those of Serena Williams.
In a movie world where we have heroes who can swing from webs and fly faster than a speeding bullet, the idea of a British secret agent defeating thousands of bad guys without breaking sweat was rather dated.
ANGRY Darlington boss Dave Hodgson blasted his side as Oxford picked up a first away win without breaking sweat.
I watched him destroy a decent field without breaking sweat.
Such is the Snow Patrol frontman's knack of crafting beautiful words that he could probably pen five Steps albums in a weekend without breaking sweat.
FALKIRK kicked off their warm-up for the top flight by barely breaking sweat at Shielfield Park.
The world champions were given a fright last Sunday by Nasser Hussain's men after barely breaking sweat in their previous matches.