sweated

adjective
sweat·​ed | \ ˈswe-təd How to pronounce sweated (audio) \

Definition of sweated

: of, subjected to, or produced under sweatshop conditions sweated labor sweated goods

First Known Use of sweated

1882, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sweated was in 1882

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sweat cloth

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“Sweated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sweated. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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