pant - definition and synonyms

verb [intransitive] 

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/pænt/
present tense
I/you/we/theypant
he/she/itpants
present participlepanting
past tensepanted
past participlepanted
  1. to breathe very loudly with your mouth open, for example when you have been running or exercising

    Louisa banged the door shut and leaned against it, panting.

    1. a.
      [transitive] to say something while you are panting

      ‘I can’t go any further,’ he panted.

derived word

pant

 

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noun [countable]
singularpant
pluralpants