cold sweat definition

  • noun:
    • A reaction to nervousness, anxiety, discomfort, or surprise, described as simultaneous perspiration and chill and cool moist skin.
    • the shape of concurrent perspiration and chill; involving fear
    • A reaction to nervousness, anxiety, discomfort, or shock, described as simultaneous perspiration and chill and cold damp epidermis.
    • the shape of concurrent perspiration and chill; involving fear

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