in a sweat

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Definition of in a sweat

informal
: very nervous or worried about something He's in a sweat about his exams. There's no need to get in a sweat about minor details.

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“In a sweat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20a%20sweat. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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