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pant

verb [I] uk   /pænt/ us  
to breathe quickly and loudly through your mouth, usually because you have been doing something very energetic: Matteo arrived at the top of the hill, panting and covered in sweat. [+ speech] "Hurry! They're almost here," she panted.
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