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noun [uncountable] sweat pronunciation in British English /swet/
  1. 1
    liquid that forms on your skin when you are hot
    She wiped the sweat off her forehead with a towel.
    Jeff’s T-shirt was soaked in sweat.
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  2. 2
    informal hard work
    A lot of sweat went into making this project a success.
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