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  1. sweatyadjective

    covered in sweat

    You never worried, with Jane, whether your hand was sweaty or not. All you knew was, you were happy. You really were - The Catcher in the Rye

  2. sweatyadjective

    having a tendency to sweat

  3. sweatyadjective

    likely to cause one to sweat

    it was a hot and sweaty day

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Sweatyadjective

    Etymology: from sweat.

    The rabblement houted and clap’d their chop’d hands, and threw up their sweaty night-caps. William Shakespeare, Julius Cæsar.

    A sweaty reaper from his tillage brought
    First-fruits, the green ear, and the yellow sheaf. John Milton.

    And then, so nice, and so genteel,
    Such cleanliness from head to heel;
    No humours gross, or frowsy steams,
    No noisome whiffs, or sweaty streams. Jonathan Swift.

    Those who labour
    The sweaty forge, who edge the crooked scythe,
    Bend stubborn steel, and harden gleening armour,
    Acknowledge Vulcan’s aid. Matthew Prior.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sweaty

    moist with sweat; as, a sweaty skin; a sweaty garment

  2. Sweaty

    consisting of sweat; of the nature of sweat

  3. Sweaty

    causing sweat; hence, laborious; toilsome; difficult

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sweaty in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sweaty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of sweaty in a Sentence

  1. Edgar Allen Poe:

    The best things in life make you sweaty.

  2. Art Alexakis:

    So, if you see me stumbling... sweaty, looking both tired and anxious at the same time, maybe a little more confused than usual, or forgetting lyrics yet looking happy( which is weird for me), please know that I have not fallen off the wagon, i am just learning how to be the new me.

  3. Gavin Parry:

    The street is all hot and sweaty for a duel bazooka to be launched on both fiscal and monetary nature.

  4. Franco Bario:

    I think what is great about the new show is it is its own show, so there weren't those sweaty moments of like,' How are we recreating the original' Saved by the Bell ?' Cause we weren't, we were sort of referencing it and sort of making it part of our DNA of the new show.

  5. Mississippi ICU nurse Nichole Atherton:

    It looks heroic, but that's not what it is. It's sweaty and hard and chaotic and bloody. And it's hard to live in this every day and then go home and live a normal life.

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    incapable of being atoned for
    • A. bonzer
    • B. lacerate
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