sweat equity noun
: value in a property, business, etc., that results from the work that a person does to improve it; also : the work itself
: equity in a property resulting from labor invested in improvements that increase its value; also : the labor so invested
Examples of SWEAT EQUITY
- He's built up a lot of sweat equity in his house.
- He put countless hours of sweat equity into that old house.
First Known Use of SWEAT EQUITY
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