pant

All Noun Verb Adjective
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  • He was panting when he reached the top, but he could still talk. Cited from The Sky Is Falling, by Lester del Rey
  • His heart panted for the day when they could be all in all to each other. Cited from The Midnight Passenger, by Richard Henry Savage
  • I started up, upon which the thing panted still more, and then ran away. Cited from Favorite Fairy Tales, by Logan Marshall
  • It is they who still pant to complete the work so long ago begun. Cited from The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 1, by Various
  • We two panted hard; before our eyes blood, within our ears the sea. Cited from To Have and To Hold, by Mary Johnston
  • Then, as the captain came panting to the spot, they followed up the road. Cited from From the Ranks, by Charles King
  • Some of the people stopped, panting, and asked each other why they had run so fast. Cited from I.N.R.I., by Peter Rosegger
  • Peter ran a few steps and stood panting at the first street crossing. Cited from Men Called Him Master, by Elwyn Allen Smith
  • At last he raised himself, panting, and cast a pale look around at her. Cited from Madelon, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • The boy was alone, and the moment he saw the panting girl he drew in his horses. Cited from The Corner House Girls at School, by Grace Brooks Hill
  • Sometimes the way was so rough that all of them panted more or less. Cited from The Outdoor Chums at Cabin Point, by Quincy Allen
  • He turned his head and stopped his panting for a moment. Cited from Sir Ludar, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • He had not gone long when down he came again, panting as if for want of breath. Cited from True Blue, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • I panted, as the door opened at last, and we found only one man in the place. Cited from Guy Garrick, by Arthur B. Reeve
  • Just when we reached the shore, the cook came up panting hard. Cited from From Plotzk to Boston, by Mary Antin
  • You should have heard me panting and puffing along behind him on our way out! Cited from Frank Merriwell's Races, by Burt L. Standish
  • When Lot lay back, panting, he returned to his chair and did not speak again. Cited from Madelon, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • No breath of wind reached them there, and they began to pant for air. Cited from The Texan Star, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • Mary put her hands on her chest, panting, as if she had been running herself. Cited from The Secret Garden, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • She panted like one who has run fast and far. Cited from The Crimson Blind, by Fred M. White
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Meaning of pant

  • noun The noise made by a short puff of steam (as from an engine)
  • verb Breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted
    The runners reached the finish line, panting heavily
  • verb Utter while panting, as if out of breath