Sweating vs Sudorific - What's the difference?

sweating | sudorific |


As nouns the difference between sweating and sudorific

is that sweating is the production and evaporation of a watery fluid called sweat that is excreted by the sweat glands in the skin of mammals while sudorific is (medicine) any medicine that produces sweating.

As adjectives the difference between sweating and sudorific

is that sweating is of or relating to one who is while sudorific is that produces sweat.

As a verb sweating

is .

sweating

Noun

  • the production and evaporation of a watery fluid called sweat that is excreted by the sweat glands in the skin of mammals.
  • * Oliver Sacks, Awakenings
  • Her jet-black hair would be heavily braided, and her face chalky-white from its coating of powder (she suffered from constant sweatings and seborrhoea).

    Synonyms

    * perspiration

    Verb

    (head)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • of or relating to one who is
  • sudorific

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • That produces sweat
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • (medicine) Any medicine that produces sweating