he/she is sweating
-está sudando
Present progressivehe/sheconjugation ofsweat.

sweat

sweat(
sweht
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (to perspire)
a. sudar
I sweat when I'm working out.Sudo cuando estoy haciendo ejercicio.
b. transpirar
The heat is making me sweat as if I was in a sauna.El calor me está haciendo transpirar como si estuviera en una sauna.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to work hard)
a. sudar la gota gorda
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
I sweated to buy this car.Sudé la gota gorda para comprar este automóvil.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to be worried)
a. sufrir
Let them sweat a while before you tell them what really happened.Déjales que sufran un poco antes de decirles lo que de verdad ocurrió.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
4. (culinary)
a. rehogar
Sweat the onions for eight minutes and then add the meat.Rehoga las cebollas durante ocho minutos y luego añade la carne.
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to worry about)
a. sufrir por
It's no big deal. Don't sweat it.No es gran cosa. No sufras por ello.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
6. (perspiration)
a. el sudor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
I wiped the sweat from my brow with a towel.Me sequé el sudor de la frente con una toalla.
b. la transpiración
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
All my shirts have sweat stains.Todas mis camisas tienen manchas de transpiración.
7. (hard work)
a. la paliza
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Moving the fridge to the second floor was a sweat.Llevar la heladera al segundo piso fue una paliza
sweats
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
8.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(sweatpants)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. los pants
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
I need to buy sweats for playing basketball.Necesito unos pants para jugar básquetbol.
b. el pantalón del jogging
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
(River Plate)
She arrived at the gym wearing a T-shirt and sweats.Llegó al gimnasio vistiendo una camiseta y pantalón del jogging.
c. el pantalón de la sudadera
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Regionalism used in Colombia
(Colombia)
Sweats are always useful to have, even if you don't do exercise.Siempre es útil tener un pantalón de la sudadera, incluso si no haces ejercicio.
d. el pantalón del buzo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Regionalism used in Chile
(Chile)
Your sweats are dirty. You'll have to wear your leggings.El pantalón del buzo está sucio. Tendrás que ponerte los leggings.
e. el pantalón de chándal
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
I always wear sweats when I am home.Cuando estoy en casa, siempre llevo pantalón de chándal.
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sweat
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (perspiration)
a. el sudor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
2. (fam fig) (United Kingdom)
a.
to be in a sweat about somethingapurarse por algo
3. (colloquial)
a.
no sweat!¡no hay problema!
sweat glandglándula sudorípara
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
4. (general)
a. sudar
5. (colloquial)
a.
to sweat bucketssudar a chorros
6. (fig)
a.
to sweat bloodsudar tinta
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
7. (perspire)
a. sudar
8. (colloquial)
a.
to sweat like a pigsudar como un cerdo
9. (fam fig)
a. sufrir, angustiarse (worry)
I'm going to make him sweatvoy a dejarle que sufra
sweat [swet]
noun
1 sudor (m)
to be in a sweat estar sudando; estar todo sudoroso; estar en un apuro; to be in a sweat about sth estar muy preocupado por algo; to get into a sweat empezar a sudar; to get into a sweat about sth apurarse por algo
by the sweat of one's brow con el sudor de su frente
2 (piece of work) trabajo (m) difícil; trabajo (m) pesado
what a sweat that was! eso ¡cómo nos hizo sudar!; we had such a sweat to do it nos costó hacerlo; no sweat! ¡ningún problema!
3
old sweat veterano (m)
4 sweats (US)
intransitive verb
sudar; transpirar; (work hard) sudar la gota gorda;over sth por algo
they will lose everything they have sweated for van a perder todo lo que tanto sudor les ha costado conseguir
he was sweating buckets or like a pig estaba sudando tinta or como un pollo
to sweat buckets like a pig
transitive verb
1 (Anat) sudar
to sweat blood sudar tinta
2 (Cookery) [+vegetables] rehogar
modifier
sweat gland (n) glándula (f) sudorípara
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