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"sweaty" in British English

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sweatyadjective

uk   /ˈswet.i/ us   /ˈswet̬.i/
covered in sweat or smelling of sweat: a sweaty face sweaty clothes We spent the night in a sweaty nightclub (= one that causes you to sweat).
(Definition of sweaty from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sweaty" in American English

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sweatyadjective

us   /ˈswet̬·i/
covered in sweat: His face was sweaty.
(Definition of sweaty from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sweaty”
in Arabic عَرْقان…
in Korean 땀에 젖은…
in Portuguese suado…
in Catalan suat…
in Japanese 汗まみれの…
in Chinese (Simplified) 流汗的,出汗的,有汗味的…
in Turkish terli, terden sırılsıklam olmuş…
in Russian потный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 流汗的,出汗的,有汗味的…
in Italian sudato, bagnato di sudore…
in Polish spocony, przepocony…
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