Definitions

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  • adj. Overheated; covered with sweat.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Spent with heat; covered with sweat.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Overheated; covered with sweat.

Etymologies

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From Middle English forswat, from Old English *forswǣtt, *forswǣted, past participle of Old English *forswǣtan (“to sweat excessively”), equivalent to for- +‎ sweat.

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