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perspire

(pər-spīr′)
v. per·spired, per·spiring, per·spires
v.intr.
To excrete perspiration through the pores of the skin.
v.tr.
To expel through external pores; exude.

perspire

(per-spir') [L. perspirare, breathe through]
To secrete fluid through the pores of the skin. Synonym: sweat (3)
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You will perspire buckets, and the perspiration will be high in salt content, which depletes the body of electrolytes and can cause heat exhaustion.
3 : to work hard enough to perspire <She sweat over the lesson.>
The list marks the fourth consecutive year the company has ranked the cities where residents are prone to perspire during the summer.
q: Hey Flo, like many of my friends, I perspire a lot during the warm summer months.
The higher the SPF factor, the longer you will be protected - you should always apply sunscreen on a regular basis though, as it will get rubbed off Sunscreens with SPF numbers higher than 15 may work better for people who are fair-skinned, live at high altitudes, work or play outdoors for much of the day, or perspire heavily Swimming and perspiration reduce the actual SPF value of many sunscreens - even those that are water-resistant - so you have to reapply the product often To get the maximum protection from your sunscreen, apply at least one large handful about 30 minutes before you go outside, and reapply after swimming, towelling yourself dry or participating in any vigorous activity that causes heavy perspiration
In bars and restaurants they perspire more and put a strain on the furniture.
Anticipating the worst kind of bored tantrums from Number Two son, I began to perspire even more in the steamy tent.
Remember the joke that female dancers effervesce and men perspire? All it takes is getting smacked once with flying sweat to know that dancers give off water, and lots of it.
It also it important to keep residents dry to prevent miliaria, especially in a warm, humid climate where they might perspire excessively.
During a busy service, cooks perspire large amounts of body fluids.
"They say it works miracles on their shiny heads, especially if they tend to perspire."
Children perspire less than adults and require a higher core body temperature to trigger sweating.