old sweat

old sweat

n
1. an old soldier; veteran
2. a person who has a great deal of experience in some activity
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Old Bill," the old sweat tells his mate who one suspects is far from happy with his situation.
How will you bring together people of good faith with resources, training and good old sweat equity that are necessary to turn visions into reality?
I graduated from Barry Boys' Comprehensive and studied at the South Wales Echo where I am now an old sweat.
Seaborne himself was promptly slapped with a retrospective red card for a close encounter of the s off-the-ball kind with Jonson Clarke-Harris, once a historically young striker of this parish, now an old sweat of 19 plying his trade at Boundary Park.
The old sweat next to him responded: "No laddie, they are your opponents: your enemies are behind you.
This is what training racehorses is all about: one old sweat nursing another old sweat back to full health and fitness at the age of 11 and seeing him win a handicap hurdle by eight lengths.
What your nose picks up as old sweat, they don't notice.
The smell almost always disappears with a shower or bath, but can return rapidly, especially if a person puts on unwashed clothes covered in old sweat and bacteria," says Dr Harish Sidhwa, senior consultant internal medicine, Fortis Hospital.
Tammy Williams, president/CEO of $61 million Best Advantage Credit Union, is a credit union old sweat who is using her vibrant energy to bring a fresh look to the credit union blueprint.
Actually, very, and I had worked up a right old sweat in the loft room before it was complete and I could collapse into it and contemplate the problems of the world and wonder if that dad was still waiting for two daughters who were still stretched out on the double divan in the bedroom section having a sleepover.
And while cash donations are important, contributions of talent, equipment, dedication and plain old sweat are even more important.
It smells like old sweat socks and the stuff they use to wash wrestling mats.