adjective, sweat·i·er, sweat·i·est.
Origin of sweaty
Examples from the Web for sweaty
Once I even got a Durian—Asian fruit notorious for smelling like a sweaty sock—which did not make me popular that month.Tales of a Jailhouse Gourmet: How I learned to Cook in Prison|Daniel Genis|June 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Nine times out of ten, it will conjure up an image of a brooding, sweaty, long-haired hunk.Taylor Kitsch on ‘The Normal Heart,’ Homophobic Right-Wingers, and Gays in the Military|Marlow Stern|May 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Meanwhile, I sit in my wrinkled, ill-fitting blazer, sweaty from nerves and running to get to this interview on time.Marlo Thomas Says Girls Should Feel Free to Be Like Hannah Horvath|Emily Shire|April 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Forty percent say they find exercise ‘boring’ —but there are so many fun ways to get sweaty.
Ferrell (as Burgundy) still decided to sing a special theme song for the gigantic, sweaty, red-faced politician.Anchorman 2’s PR Blitz: Dodge Durangos, Daft Punk, Rob Ford’s Campaign Song, and Whiskey|Marlow Stern|November 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She had thought that he would smile gloatingly into her sweaty face and pass on.The Judge|Rebecca West
Yet with the sun hot above my head, I found it a sweaty task, and was but too glad to hear Ellen blow the horn for dinner.When Life Was Young|C. A. Stephens
The air was close and offensive with sweaty bilious odors and the sharp pungent smell of turpentine.The Wolf Cub|Patrick Casey
It had been a hard, all day climb, and the horses were tired and the gray dust was caked upon their sweaty riders.Frontier Boys on the Coast|Capt. Wyn Roosevelt
And his sweaty grin followed Vic as the latter went out with the coil of rope over his shoulder.The Seventh Man|Max Brand