sweating

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sweating ‎(countable and uncountable, plural sweatings)

  1. the production and evaporation of a watery fluid called sweat that is excreted by the sweat glands in the skin of mammals.
    • Oliver Sacks, Awakenings
      Her jet-black hair would be heavily braided, and her face chalky-white from its coating of powder (she suffered from constant sweatings and seborrhoea).

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Verb[edit]

sweating

  1. present participle of sweat

Adjective[edit]

sweating ‎(comparative more sweating, superlative most sweating)

  1. Giving off sweat.
    A sweating man stepped out of the sauna, wrapping himself in a towel.

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