English version

sweat something ↔ off

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsweat something ↔ off phrasal verbSWEATto lose weight by sweating a lot sweat→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
sweat offI want each pony washed down and all the sweat scraped off.Within a minute the sweat was pouring off him and his jacket sticking to his back.I should have sat up, eyes staring and sweat pouring off my forehead like in some old Hammer Brothers movie.In those days, the sweat would fall off my hands and I'd hear it hitting the floor.The sweat poured off the doctor's face.The work was hard and the sweat ran off their brows.Face to face, in perfect synchronicity, they grin and swoop as the sweat drips off them.After stirring up a serious sweat we were off to Anthem at Ten15 Folsom.
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Verb table
sweat
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysweat
he, she, itsweats
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysweated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave sweated
he, she, ithas sweated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad sweated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill sweat
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have sweated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam sweating
he, she, itis sweating
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you, we, theyare sweating
Past
I, he, she, itwas sweating
you, we, theywere sweating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been sweating
he, she, ithas been sweating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been sweating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be sweating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been sweating
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