bathed in sweat

bathed in sweat phrase
covered in sweat
Thesaurus: sweating and sweathyponym
Main entry: bathe

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bathed in sweat
: covered with sweat : very sweaty

He was bathed in sweat when he finished exercising.

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Main Entry:bathe

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • bathed in sweat — covered in sweat …   English dictionary

  • sweat — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ heavy ▪ light ▪ clammy ▪ My shirt stuck to the clammy sweat on my back. ▪ cold …   Collocations dictionary

  • bathed — [[t]be͟ɪðd[/t]] 1) ADJ: v link ADJ in n If someone is bathed in sweat, they are sweating a great deal. Chantal was writhing in pain and bathed in perspiration. 2) ADJ: v link ADJ in n If someone is bathed in a particular emotion such as love,… …   English dictionary

  • sweat — [c]/swɛt / (say swet) verb (sweat or sweated, sweating) –verb (i) 1. to excrete watery fluid through the pores of the skin, as from heat, exertion, etc.; perspire, especially freely or profusely. 2. to exude moisture, as green plants piled in a… …   Australian English dictionary

  • bathe — bathe1 [beıð] v [: Old English; Origin: bathian] 1.) [I and T] especially AmE to wash yourself or someone else in a bath British Equivalent: bath ▪ I bathed, washed my hair, and got dressed. ▪ He bathed the children and put them to bed. 2.)… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bathe */ — UK [beɪð] / US verb Word forms bathe : present tense I/you/we/they bathe he/she/it bathes present participle bathing past tense bathed past participle bathed 1) a) [transitive] mainly American to wash someone in a bath b) [intransitive] to wash… …   English dictionary

  • bathe — [ beıð ] verb * 1. ) transitive AMERICAN to wash someone in a BATHTUB: I ll bathe the baby for you. a ) intransitive to wash yourself, especially in a BATHTUB 2. ) intransitive to swim in a river or lake, or in the ocean 3. ) transitive to cover… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • excretion — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Act of discharging Nouns 1. excretion, discharge, elimination, exhalation, exudation, extrusion, ejaculation, effusion, egestion, extravasation, evacuation, dejection, defecation, urination, micturition; …   English dictionary for students

  • clammy — Synonyms and related words: adhesive, amylaceous, bathed in sweat, beaded with sweat, clabbered, close, clotted, coagulated, curdled, damp, diaphoretic, doughy, drenched with sweat, foggy, gaumy, gelatinous, glairy, gluelike, gluey, glutenous,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sticky — Synonyms and related words: adherent, adhesive, amylaceous, awkward, bathed in sweat, bathetic, beaded with sweat, beery, boggy, bulldogged, bulldoggish, bulldoggy, bullheaded, clabbered, clammy, clingy, close, clotted, cloying, coagulated,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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