sweat over

phrasal verb
sweat over or sweated over; sweating over; sweats over

Definition of sweat over

informal
1 : to work very hard at (something) She was sweating over her law books all afternoon.
2 : to feel worried or nervous about (something) After they took the test, they were sweating over their scores.

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“Sweat over.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sweat%20over. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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