Examples of cold sweat in a Sentence
The patient feels faint and is in a cold sweat.
I break out in a cold sweat when I think about asking my boss for a pay raise.
Recent Examples of cold sweat from the Web
She was traumatized, awoke in cold sweats, lost 30 pounds, and considered suicide.
Breaking out in a cold sweat, or feeling nausea or lightheadedness, may also be warning signs of a heart attack.
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Definition of cold sweat for English Language Learners
: a condition in which someone is sweating and feeling cold at the same time because of fear, illness, etc.
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