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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 classic literature ?
I'm going to earn from five to ten thousand pound by the sweat of my brow; and as a poor man doing justice to the sweat of my brow, is it likely I can afford to part with so much as my name without its being took down?
But further precaution was still due to the sweat of this honest fellow's brow.
Don't do nothing to keep back from a honest man the fruits of the sweat of his brow
I was so troubled in my mind, that I wouldn't have knowed more, no, not for the sum as I expect to earn from you by the sweat of my brow, twice told
So I made up my mind to get my trouble off my mind, and to earn by the sweat of my brow what was held out to me.
The honest man, after considering--perhaps considering how his answer might affect the fruits of the sweat of his brow--replied, unreservedly, 'No, I don't.
revealed that the vast majority (76%) of American men think excessive sweating is embarrassing, with almost half (44%) saying they think they sweat more than most people.
Around 20 per cent of patients suffering from these diseases describe they are drenched in sweat.
Armpits are the prime Dr Pixie McKenna |those with hyperhidrosis shouldn't suffer in suspects, but the soles of the feet, face and palms are also areas with a high concentration of sweat glands, causing wet patches on clothes, clammy hands and smelly feet.
Sweat, 35, was taken alive, but badly wounded, after a confrontation last night with a cop just two miles from the Canadian border.
Human sweat produced when a person is happy induces a state similar to happiness in somebody who inhales this odor," said study co-author Gun Semin, a research professor in the department of psychology at Koc University in Istanbul, Turkey, and the Instituto Superior de Psicologia Aplicada in Lisbon, Portugal.
I usually set up sweat therapy sessions to include three 15-minute rounds in the sauna with 5-minute breaks in between.
And the face, head, groin, back and chest also sweat, but not as commonly.
MPH, member of the Monell Chemical Senses Center, indicate that the odour from stress-related sweat specifically impacts social judgments of one's confidence, trustworthiness and competence.