There are 2 translations of sweat in Spanish:

sweat1

Pronunciation: /swet/

n

  • 1 1.1 uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable (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 uncountable/no numerable (surface moisture) condensación (feminine)
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    • Too much heat and sweat can make your skin more irritated and itchy.
    • Wearing moisture-wicking synthetic fabrics that draw sweat away from the skin and allow heat to escape can be a significant help.
    • Although there is a sensation of heat, evaporation of sweat from the forehead and chest results in a drop in temperature in these areas.
  • 2 uncountable/no numerable (hard work) (especially British English/especialmente inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar], paliza (feminine) [colloquial/familiar], esfuerzo (masculine) lifting those boxes was a real sweat levantar esas cajas fue una tremenda paliza [colloquial/familiar] no sweat [colloquial/familiar] ningún problema
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    • You can only do it with a lot of sweat, working hard, and throwing stuff away.
    • Remember it took four hard years of sweat and tears for this Armagh side to achieve the ultimate prize in Gaelic football which proves that perseverance does pay off.
    • May I wish the youth of India whose purposeful hard work with sweat will be a major transforming force for prosperous India.
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    • The story itself, if efficacious, should give no inkling of the sweat of the author's peculiarly difficult task.
    • And will be lonelier to do, than when we could banter as we worked, making the work go faster as the sweat fell, seeming to be easier as we took on the task together.
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    • Noticing he was dressed in sweats and a sweat shirt, she commented ‘I take it you don't have to go into the office today.’
    • Young children's clothes and hand towels go on the middle layer and the top rack is for towels, jeans, pillow cases, sweaters, sweats, pajama bottoms and t-shirts.
    • I pull out a pair of socks, sweats, a shirt and sweatshirt.
  • 3 countable/numerable (man) an old sweat (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] un veterano
  • 4
    (sweats)
    (plural) (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar] sweatpants

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Word of the day reubicar
vt
to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.

There are 2 translations of sweat in Spanish:

sweat2

vi (past tense & past participle/pasado y participio pasado sweated or (in American English also/en inglés norteamericano también) , sweat)

  • 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
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    • As Marvin, the obese Ron Orbach sweats profusely but exudes quite a bit less humor.
    • Besides the environmental changes, which can make us, sweat, hormonal or emotional stimuli can cause sweating.
    • I'm flexing hard and sweating profusely but never breaking my smile.
    1.2 (ooze) [cheese/tree/wall] exudar humedad
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    • Meat sweats in those packets and loses freshness.
    • Creams will sweat or soften with excessive exposure to heat, so store properly.
    • It is, on the face of it, a mute slab of pinkish grey meat sweating lightly in its clingfilm wrapper, a lacklustre staple of our English diet with nothing much to say for itself.
  • 2 2.1 (work hard) sudar la gota gorda [colloquial/familiar], deslomarse trabajando 2.2 (worry) estar* preocupado she does it to make me sweat lo hace para preocuparme
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    • I myself have a claim that I have sweated over for the last year.
    • A draft need not be a complete version of a story that a writer has sweated over for hours and that an editor has red-pencilled or responded to with noteface comments.
    • Terry had sweated over Sonya for two years and in that time he had spoken to her only twice.
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    • To my mind, the ‘right’ thing is to give these countries the access they need and not sweat the details.
    • You tell Lindsay not to sweat it - the whole thing is bound to blow over in a week or two.
    • Pay attention to these basics, and don't sweat the details too soon.

vt (past tense & past participle/pasado y participio pasado sweated or (in American English also/en inglés norteamericano también) , sweat)

  • 1.1 [animal/athlete] hacer* sudar 1.2 [vegetables] rehogar*
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    • Heat 50g of the butter and a little olive oil in a casserole, then, over a medium heat, sweat the onions and garlic for five minutes.
    • Meanwhile, back on the other side of the kitchen, you want to slowly sweat a thinly-sliced onion in a couple of ounces of butter.
    • Transfer from the pan to a bowl, stir in the rosemary and place to one side. Heat 1 tbsp of the oil in the frying pan and sweat the onion until soft and translucent.
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    • Well, you know, this bodyguard, I tell you, I think they're going to sweat him now.

Phrasal verbs

sweat off

verb + adverb + object/verbo + adverbio + complemento
[pounds/kilos] adelgazar* sudando

sweat out

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
[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 [colloquial/familiar]

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Word of the day reubicar
vt
to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.