Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: perspire
IPA transcription: [pɚsp'aɪɹ]
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: sweat, sudate, perspire
    Meaning: excrete perspiration through the pores in the skin; "Exercise makes one sweat"
Usage examples
  • "You! you must perspire," said the Queen.
  • This will cause Charley to perspire freely and to wish to God he had worn his dark suit.