sweats 1 of 2

plural of sweat

sweats

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verb

present tense third-person singular of sweat
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as in interrogates
slang to put a series of questions to the narcotics squad tried sweating the mule, but he was genuinely clueless about the inner workings of the drug operation

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“Sweats.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sweats. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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