There are 2 translations of sweat in Spanish:

sweat1

Pronunciation: /swet/

n

[Anat] [Physiol]
  • 1 1.1 u c (perspiration) sudor (m), transpiración (f) the sweat was just pouring off me estaba bañado en sudor, estaba sudando a chorros he earned his living by the sweat of his brow se ganaba el pan con el sudor de su frente I woke up in a sweat me desperté empapado en sudor I broke out in a cold sweat me vino un sudor frío you work up a real sweat with this exercise este ejercicio te hace sudar mucho to get into a sweat about sth preocuparse por algo 1.2 u (surface moisture) condensación (f)
  • 2 u (hard work) (esp BrE) [colloquial/familiar], paliza (f) [familiar/colloquial], esfuerzo (m) lifting those boxes was a real sweat levantar esas cajas fue una tremenda paliza [familiar/colloquial] no sweat [colloquial/familiar] ningún problema
  • 3 c (man) an old sweat (BrE) [colloquial/familiar] un veterano

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There are 2 translations of sweat in Spanish:

sweat2

(past & past p sweated or (AmE also) , sweat)

vi

[Physiol]
  • 1 1.1 (perspire) sudar, transpirar they were sweating profusely in the heat sudaban a chorros con el calor to sweat with fear sudar de miedo 1.2 (ooze) [cheese/tree/wall] exudar humedad

vt

  • 1.1 [animal/athlete] hacer* sudar 1.2 [vegetables] rehogar*

Phrasal verbs

sweat off

v + adv + o
[pounds/kilos] adelgazar* sudando

sweat out

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[toxins] eliminar con la transpiración to sweat out a cold quitarse un resfriado sudando to sweat it out [colloquial/familiar] they'll have to sweat it out until they're relieved van a tener que aguantar hasta que los releven we were sweating it out waiting for the results nos mordíamos las uñas esperando el resultado they were sweating it out in the midday sun sudaban la gota gorda al sol del mediodía [familiar/colloquial]

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.