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1. perspire

verb. ['pɝˈspaɪr'] excrete perspiration through the pores in the skin.

Synonyms

  • sweat
  • eliminate
  • swelter
  • egest
  • excrete
  • sudate

Antonyms

  • dematerialize
  • dematerialise
  • stay in place
  • be born

Etymology

  • perspirer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • perspirare (Latin)

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Rhymes with Perspire

  • barbed-wire
  • reacquire
  • require
  • mcquire
  • mcgwire
  • mcguire
  • martyre
  • maguire
  • inspire
  • inquire
  • glenayre
  • frymire
  • expire
  • striar
  • squire
  • safire
  • retire
  • rehire
  • o'dwyer
  • aspire
  • alkire
  • admire
  • swire
  • smyre
  • skier
  • schreyer
  • quire
  • dwire
  • afire
  • wyre

Sentences with perspire


1. Verb, base form
These cause more exertion which will just make you perspire more.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
That is why people perspire -- as a way to keep cool.

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