Complete Definition of "sweat"

wikipedia|dab=sweat (disambiguation)|sweat
English
see|sweats

Pronunciation
swÄt, /swÉt/, /swEt/
audio|en-us-sweat.ogg|Audio (US)
rhymes|Ét

Noun
wikipedia
en-noun|-

  1. physiology Fluid that exits the body through pores in the skin usually due to physical stress and/or high temperature for the purpose of regulating body temperature and removing certain compounds from the circulation.

Synonyms
i-c|fluid that exits the body through pores perspiration

Translations

trans-top|fluid that exits the body through pores
Ainu: ããã (poppe)
Albanian: djersë
Arabic: Arab|عر٠IPAchar|(Êáraq) m
Danish: sved c
Dutch: zweet n, transpiratievocht n
Finnish: hiki
French: sueur f, transpiration f
German: Schweià m, Schwitze f
Icelandic: sviti m
Italian: sudore m
Japanese: æ± (ãã, ase)
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Kurdish: KUchar|ئارÙâÙ, KUchar|ئارÙâÙÙâ
Latin: sudor m
Polish: pot#Polish|pot m
Portuguese: suor m
Romanian: sudoare f, transpiraţie f
Russian: Ð¿Ð¾Ñ (pot) m
Spanish: sudor m
Swahili: jasho (noun5/6)
Swedish: svett n
Telugu: à°à±à°®à° (chemaTa), à°¸à±à°µà±à°¦à° (svaedaM)
Turkish: ter
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Intransitive verb
rfc-trverb|Intransitive verb
en-verb

  1. To emit sweat.
  2. informal To work hard.
  3. informal To worry.

Synonyms
i-c|emit sweat perspire
i-c|work hard slave, slog, work hard
i-c|to worry fret, worry

Translations

trans-top|emit sweat
Ainu: ããã ã (poppe nu)
Arabic: Arab|عر٠IPAchar|(Êáriqa)
Dutch: zweten
Finnish: hikoilla
French: transpirer, suer
German: schwitzen
Icelandic: svitna
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Italian: sudare
Japanese: æ±ããã (ããããã, ase o kaku)
Kurdish: KUchar|ئارÙâÙ
Russian: поÑеÑÑ/вÑпоÑеÑÑ (potétâ/vspotétâ)
Spanish: sudar
Swedish: svettas
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trans-top|informal: work hard

Dutch: zwoegen
Finnish: raataa
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Russian: вкалÑваÑÑ (vkályvatâ), гоÑбаÑиÑÑÑÑ (gorbátit's'a), иÑаÑиÑÑ (išáÄitâ), манÑÑлиÑÑ (mantúlitâ), паÑаÑÑ (paÏátâ)
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trans-top|informal: worry
<!--Note: add INFORMAL or SLANG terms to this table, where these exist-->
Dutch: zich zorgen maken
Finnish: stressata (informal)
German: sich sorgen<!--is this informal? ... No.-->
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Icelandic: hafa áhyggjur
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Translations to be checked
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ttbc|Polish: pociÄ siÄ (1,2)
ttbc|Romanian: asuda (1), transpira (1), munci din greu (2), îngrijora (3)

Transitive verb
en-verb

  1. (idiomatic) To worry about something or someone; to like or adore, or to do anything that implies sweating;

#: She's so hot, I definitely sweat her.
#: Don't sweat it! ~ Don't worry about it

  1. To emit, in the manner of sweat.

#:to sweat blood.

  1. (plumbing) To solder (a pipe joint) together.

Translations

trans-top|emit in the manner of sweat
Dutch: zweten
Icelandic: svitna
trans-mid
German: schwitzen
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trans-top|solder together
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Derived terms
no sweat
sweater
sweat gland
sweatshirt
sweatshop
sweaty

Category:Bodily fluids


French

Etymology
From E. sweatshirt.

Pronunciation
/suit/

Noun
fr-noun|m

  1. sweatshirt

#: Les sweats à capuche sont interdits dans certaines lieux publics en Grande-Bretagne.
#:: Hoodies are prohibited in some places in Great Britain.

fa:sweat
fr:sweat
hy:sweat
io:sweat
it:sweat
hu:sweat
ja:sweat
pl:sweat
pt:sweat
ru:sweat
fi:sweat
ta:sweat
te:sweat
vi:sweat
uk:sweat

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