Definition of sweat bulletsUS, informal
- I was sweating bullets while I waited to talk to my boss.
: to excrete moisture in visible quantities through the openings of the sweat glands : perspire
: to labor or exert oneself so as to cause perspiration
: to emit or exude moisture
: hard work : drudgery
: the fluid excreted from the sweat glands of the skin : perspiration
: moisture issuing from or gathering in drops on a surface
: a round or elongated missile (as of lead) to be fired from a firearm
: something resembling a bullet (as in curved form)
: a large dot placed in printed matter to call attention to a particular passage
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