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English definition of “sweat”

sweat

noun [U] (LIQUID)    /swet/
B2 the clear , salty liquid that you pass through your skin : The dancers were dripping with/ pouring with sweat after a morning's rehearsal . By the time we'd climbed to the top of the hill , we were covered in sweat. She wiped the beads (= drops ) of sweat from her forehead .figurative The cathedral was built by human toil and sweat (= effort ).Bodily fluids and their productionUrine and urinating
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