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1. sweat

noun. ['ˈswɛt'] salty fluid secreted by sweat glands.

Synonyms

  • secretion
  • H2O
  • perspiration
  • sudor

Antonyms

  • effortlessness
  • worst
  • inactivity
  • best

Etymology

  • swat (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • swætan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Sweat Gland

  • misunderstand
  • vallegrande
  • understand
  • withstand
  • meadowland
  • lefthand
  • unplanned
  • righthand
  • marchand
  • firsthand
  • expand
  • disband
  • bourland
  • unmanned
  • strande
  • strand
  • remand
  • outmanned
  • offhand
  • laband
  • hoiland
  • fernand
  • demand
  • deland
  • command
  • stand
  • spanned
  • scanned
  • planned
  • grande

Sentences with sweat-gland


1. Noun Phrase
The increase in your body temperature increases the activity of your sweat glands.

2. Noun Phrase
Any weight loss caused by a sauna belt is due to increased sweat gland activity and added perspiration.

3. Noun Phrase
The dermis contains the hair follicles, oil and sweat glands, nerve endings and tiny blood vessels.

4. Noun Phrase
These paired sacs are found on either side of the anus and are lined with oil and sweat glands.

2. gland

noun. ['ˈglænd'] any of various organs that synthesize substances needed by the body and release it through ducts or directly into the bloodstream.

Synonyms

  • exocrine gland
  • green gland
  • acinus
  • ductless gland
  • organ
  • endocrine gland
  • secreter
  • duct gland
  • sericterium
  • endocrine
  • secretory organ
  • silk gland
  • serictery
  • secretor

Antonyms

  • receptor
  • exocrine

Etymology

  • glans (Latin)

3. sweat

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

Synonyms

  • perspire
  • eliminate
  • swelter
  • egest
  • excrete
  • sudate

Antonyms

  • relax
  • unstrain
  • calm
  • disembarrassment

Etymology

  • swat (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • swætan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. sweat

noun. ['ˈswɛt'] condensation of moisture on a cold surface.

Synonyms

  • condensate

Antonyms

  • unconscientiousness
  • adduct

Etymology

  • swat (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • swætan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. sweat

noun. ['ˈswɛt'] use of physical or mental energy; hard work.

Synonyms

  • struggle
  • toil
  • labour
  • overkill
  • elbow grease
  • workout
  • difficulty
  • application
  • effort
  • rubbing
  • straining
  • exertion
  • diligence
  • pull
  • physical exertion
  • friction
  • travail
  • strain
  • overexertion
  • trouble
  • supererogation
  • physical exercise
  • exercise
  • least resistance
  • detrition
  • exercising
  • least effort

Antonyms

  • defend
  • incapability
  • incapableness
  • ease

Etymology

  • swat (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • swætan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. sweat

noun. ['ˈswɛt'] agitation resulting from active worry.

Synonyms

  • fret
  • stew
  • swither
  • agitation

Antonyms

  • repel
  • abduct
  • sheathe
  • refrain

Etymology

  • swat (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • swætan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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