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What is the meaning of "lets not sweat it" in this post?

Is it something like "let's not take it too seriously?" or "hey man, take it easy?".

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    Dictionary.com defines it pretty clearly. – Armen Ծիրունյան Feb 17 '12 at 13:41
  • As in what, something like “My servant lets not sweat its toll upon his sunny disposition take”? This message brought to you courtesy of the Apostrophic Jihad. – tchrist Feb 17 '12 at 13:41
  • @tchrist, is the cited sentence without error? The "take" at the end of it doesn't seem to fit there... – Tomas Feb 17 '12 at 13:48
  • @Tomas Yes, it is without error. It has poetic inversion. – tchrist Feb 17 '12 at 13:49
  • @thchrist your citation is a different usage. Why confuse Tomas? Tomas - the dictionary reference is correct. Also note, this is an Americanism – slim Feb 17 '12 at 14:00

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