break out in a sweat


: to begin to sweat
I broke out in a sweat as I struggled up the hill.

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Recent Examples on the Web Keeping up with the frozen food craze is enough to make food manufacturers and grocery executives break out in a sweat. Louis Biscotti, Forbes, 1 June 2021

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“Break out in a sweat.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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