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Physical ExertionPlay
Used when discussing exercise, hot weather, or any physical activity causing sweating. SlideDuring the marathon, her face was full of sweat.
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Emotional ExpressionPlay
Sweat can indicate stress or fear, often used in expressions about being nervous. SlideHe was in a cold sweat before the speech.
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Not LiteralPlay
Sometimes 'sweat' isn't literal, but means to put in effort, like in phrases about working hard. SlideShe didn't sweat the technique and nailed it.