noun (used with a plural verb) Pathology.
- night school,
- night shift,
- night snake,
- night soil,
- night stick,
- night table,
- night terror,
- night terrors,
- night vision,
- night watch
Origin of night sweats
Examples from the Web for night sweats
Her somnambulic situation alternated with fever, hemorrhage, and night-sweats.Summer on the Lakes, in 1843|S.M. Fuller
With the exception of afternoon fever and night-sweats the patient may feel very comfortable.
The exceedingly debilitating effect of night-sweats is well known.
At the same time the night-sweats left off, and the patients improved in appearance and gained in weight.