sweat out

sweat out or sweated out; sweating out; sweats out

Definition of sweat out

transitive verb

1 : to work one's way painfully through or to
2 : to endure or wait through the course of

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Examples of sweat out in a Sentence

I can sweat out one more year of this job—before I totally flip out.

First Known Use of sweat out

1589, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of sweat out was in 1589

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“Sweat out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sweat%20out. Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

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