adjective \ˈswe-tē\

: causing you to sweat

: wet with sweat


Full Definition of SWEATY

:  causing sweat <a sweaty day> <sweaty work>
:  wet or stained with or smelling of sweat <sweaty socks>
sweat·i·ly \ˈswe-tə-lē\ adverb
sweat·i·ness \ˈswe-tē-nəs\ noun

Examples of SWEATY

  1. a hot and sweaty afternoon
  2. We were hot and sweaty after playing basketball.
  3. My clothes are all sweaty from my workout.

First Known Use of SWEATY

14th century

Rhymes with SWEATY


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