Definition of old sweat in English:

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old sweat

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun

informal
A veteran soldier.
Example sentences
  • For the handful of old sweats who decided to accept defeat in the SPL rat race and have their last rites issued by Ayr, this season must seem like a dream in which they have died and gone to heaven.
  • They were mostly old sweats and they'd had enough.

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