Definitions for perspiration
ˈpɜr spəˈreɪ ʃənper·spi·ra·tion
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word perspiration.
perspiration, sweat, sudornoun
salty fluid secreted by sweat glands
"sweat poured off his brow"
perspiration, sweating, diaphoresis, sudation, hidrosisnoun
the process of the sweat glands of the skin secreting a salty fluid
"perspiration is a homeostatic process"
the action or process of perspiring
a saline fluid secreted by the sweat glands
Etymology: From perspiration, from perspirer, from perspirare, from per + spirare
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Excretion by the cuticular pores.
Etymology: from perspire.
Insensible perspiration is the last and most perfect action of animal digestion. John Arbuthnot, on Aliments.
the act or process of perspiring
that which is excreted through the skin; sweat
Etymology: [Cf. F. perspiration.]
The numerical value of perspiration in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of perspiration in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Genius is 1 inspiration and 99 perspiration.
Being busy does not always mean real work. The object of all work is production or accomplishment and to either of these ends there must be forethought, system, planning, intelligence, and honest purpose, as well as perspiration. Seeming to do is not doing.
We get new ideas from God every hour of our day when we put our trust in Him -- but we have to follow that inspiration up with perspiration -- we have to work to prove our faith. Remember that the bee that hangs around the hive never gets any honey.
Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.
Genius is one percent inspiration, ninety nine percent perspiration.
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