Meaning of “sweat equity” in the English Dictionary

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"sweat equity" in Business English

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sweat equitynoun [ U ]

uk us

the hard work that someone does to build or improve a business, project, or product that helps to increase its value:

Sweat equity has helped to develop the business this far.

(Definition of “sweat equity” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)