Definitions of sweat

  1. To excrete sensible moisture from the pores of the skin; to toil; to drudge; to emit moisture.
  2. To cause to perspire freely; to send forth through the pores; to wet with perspiration; colloquially, to employ at hard work for very low and unfair wages.
  3. To give out, as sweat: to cause to sweat.
  4. To exude, as sweat; cause to sweat.
  5. To give off moisture, as through the pores of the skin; to perspire; form moisture in drops on the outside, as a glass of water; to labor hard; drudge.
  6. To give out sweat or moisture: to toil.
  7. To exude sweat; toil.
  8. excrete perspiration through the pores in the skin; " Exercise makes one sweat"
  9. To exude moisture through the pores of skin; perspire; hence, to toil.
  10. To give forth moisture through the pores of the skin; to cause to perspire; to exude; to toil; to drudge.
  11. To excrete sensible moisture from the pores of the skin; to perspire.
  12. Fig.: To perspire in toil; to work hard; to drudge.
  13. To emit moisture, as green plants in a heap.
  14. To cause to excrete moisture from the skin; to cause to perspire; as, his physicians attempted to sweat him by most powerful sudorifics.
  15. To unite by heating, after the application of soldier.
  16. To get something advantageous, as money, property, or labor from ( any one), by exaction or oppression; as, to sweat a spendthrift; to sweat laborers.
  17. The fluid which is excreted from the skin of an animal; the fluid secreted by the sudoriferous glands; a transparent, colorless, acid liquid with a peculiar odor, containing some fatty acids and mineral matter; perspiration. See Perspiration.
  18. The act of sweating; or the state of one who sweats; hence, labor; toil; drudgery.
  19. A short run by a race horse in exercise.
  20. Perspiration; moisture given off by any substance, especially by the pores of the skin; act or state of one who gives off moisture; toil; drudgery.
  21. The moisture from the skin: labor: drudgery.
  22. Moisture which issues through the pores of the skin; perspiration.
  23. Sweater.
  24. Sensible perspiration, or any moisture resembling it.
  25. The act or state of sweating.
  26. Hard labor.
  27. The sensible moisture which is exereted from the skin of an animal; labour; toil; drudgery; moisture exuded from any substance.
  28. The moisture which appears on the skins of animals in hot weather, or during severe exertion or labour; toil; labour; drudgery.
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