verb (used without object), per·spired, per·spir·ing.
verb (used with object), per·spired, per·spir·ing.
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Origin of perspire
OTHER WORDS FROM perspire
Example sentences from the Web for perspire
Sometimes, when perspiring heavily and feeling warm Breman would fear the worst.
With entire gravity Mr. Hunt presented his, and Polly, wiping her eyes and perspiring forehead, coolly retained the handkerchief.The Camp Fire Girls in After Years|Margaret Vandercook
Now they moved toward the door, and Flora followed, red and perspiring.The Shoulders of Atlas|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
Their voices and laughter reached him over the heads of the perspiring people through the suffocating heat.The Child of Pleasure|Gabriele D'Annunzio