sweat verb

ADV. freely, heavily, a lot, profusely | slightly | off He's trying to sweat off a few pounds in the gym.

VERB + SWEAT begin to | make sb The heat was making us sweat.

PREP. from We were sweating profusely from the exertion of moving the furniture. | with He awoke with a pounding heart, sweating with fear.

PHRASES sweat buckets, sweat like a pig (both informal) After two hours of digging he was sweating like a pig.