from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Covered with or smelling of sweat.
  • adj. Causing sweat: a sweaty job.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. covered in sweat
  • adj. having a tendency to sweat
  • adj. likely to cause one to sweat

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Moist with sweat
  • adj. Consisting of sweat; of the nature of sweat.
  • adj. Causing sweat; hence, laborious; toilsome; difficult.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Moist or stained with sweat: as, a sweaty skin.
  • Consisting of sweat.
  • Causing sweat; laborious; toilsome.


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