perspire

[per-spahyuhr]
verb (used without object), perspired, perspiring.
1.
to secrete a salty, watery fluid from the sweat glands of the skin, especially when very warm as a result of strenuous exertion; sweat.
verb (used with object), perspired, perspiring.
2.
to emit through pores; exude.

Origin:
1640–50; < Latin perspīrāre to blow constantly (said of the wind), breathe through; in Neo-Latin: to sweat imperceptibly. See per-, inspire

perspirability, noun
perspirable, adjective
perspiringly, adverb
perspiry, adjective
unperspired, adjective
unperspiring, adjective
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perspire (pəˈspaɪə)
 
vb
to secrete or exude (perspiration) through the pores of the skin
 
[C17: from Latin perspīrāre to blow, from per- (through) + spīrāre to breathe; compare inspire]
 
per'spiringly
 
adv

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perspire per·spire (pər-spīr')
v. per·spired, per·spir·ing, per·spires
To excrete perspiration through the pores of the skin.

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Example sentences
For example, sweat and perspire refer to the same bodily function.
Lest the queen perspire, it has a layer of tint that's both effective and
  hardly noticeable.
Dogs and cats cannot perspire and can only dispel heat by panting and through
  the pads of their feet.
They also perspire and pant to cool themselves during the hottest times.
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