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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

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Chris Fortuin of the South Africa Football Players' Union (SAFPU) added: "The players sweated blood for Ireland and for it to end in this manner would be extremely disappointing.
Even if we purchased a blazer and badge, they'd assume we'd never made it out of barracks let alone sweated blood in the jungle in Belize or froze our knackers off during North German winters, so yes I think it is about time our politicians and career civil servants, stopped telling us how proud they are of us, and actually bloody well show it by giving use all an National Defence Medal to prove it, the insignificant veterans' badge doesn't cut the mustard.
They've sweated blood for the country and it was not quite good enough.
However, the supporters have always been ready to appreciate players who sweated blood for the royal blue cause.
I've said before that I'd like to be involved with Cardiff, I've sweated blood for this club and the travelling is horrendous.
He loves playing and he has sweated blood and tears for the Quins' cause over many years.
Teesside Airport has sweated blood to put into place a solid strategy that will act as a launchpad for the whole of the greater Tees Valley regeneration area.
He admits himself that is his best position but even if he ran and tackled for 90 minutes and sweated blood he would never get Mr Blue-Eyed Boy out of the team.