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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

v. - Excrete sweat through the pores in the skin.

Usage examples (41)
  • I tend to perspire a lot when riding and don't like walking into peoples homes with a wet back.
  • Plants that live in swamps must "perspire" freely and keep their pores open.
  • 'perspire'; 'and go on to your proper place on the tender.'
  • Rand would have wagered she did not even perspire. for more
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