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Meaning of “make sb sweat” in the English Dictionary

"make sb sweat" in British English

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make sb sweat

informal to make someone ​waitnervously: It ​seemed that the ​authorities had ​delayed the ​news just to make us sweat.
(Definition of make sb sweat from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “make sb sweat”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使(某人)焦急地等待…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使(某人)焦急地等待…
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