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Synonyms for pant

gasp

pant for something

Synonyms

  • long for
  • want
  • desire
  • crave for
  • covet
  • yearn for
  • thirst for
  • hunger for
  • pine for
  • hanker after
  • ache for
  • sigh for
  • set your heart on
  • eat your heart out over
  • suspire for

Synonyms for pant

to breathe hard

to utter in a breathless manner

Synonyms

to have a strong longing for

Synonyms for pant

the noise made by a short puff of steam (as from an engine)

Related Words

a short labored intake of breath with the mouth open

breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted

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utter while panting, as if out of breath

References in periodicals archive ?
In the early morning you may see a man pantingly chased out of the city by another man with a naked sword.
The examples include nouns turned into verbs, such as "turtles passion their voices" and "an arbour was nested"; new nouns coined, such as the "honey-feel of bliss"; new verbs formed by "the process of cutting off their natural tails, the adverbs, and affixing them to their foreheads" as in "the wine out-sparkled" and the "multitude up-followed"; and adverbs and adjectives "separate[d] from the parent stock," as when "a lady 'whispers pantingly and close,' makes 'hushing signs,' and steers her skiff into a 'ripply cove.
But in some circles - mainly of art masochists - this fifth and final installment of Matthew Barney's eight-years-in-the-making, nonlinear extravaganza is the pantingly anticipated bunch o' imagery that finally marries rarefied aesthetics with cutting-edge cinema for three blissfully dithering hours.
To appease such a shameful, sensual hunger, Hopkins' stranger "hies to a pool neighbouring," moving eagerly and pantingly toward a place where he can bathe alone, apart from the childhood pulling and hauling.
Although he emanates all the sex appeal of a suitcase, Kerrigan's character - to use the word loosely - is supposed to be a babe magnet, who's already got new girl Jess Haworth (Michelle Morris) pantingly requesting an intimate body search.