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"pan out" in British English

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pan out

informal
phrasal verb with pan uk   us   /pæn/ verb (-nn-)
to ​develop in a ​particular way or in a ​successful way: We'll have to ​see how things ​pan out. Their ​attempt to ​start a new ​business didn't ​pan out.
(Definition of pan out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pan out

(-nn-)
phrasal verb with pan  us   /pæn/ verb (-nn-)
to ​develop or be ​successful: Not all his ​ideas have panned out as he would have ​liked.
(Definition of pan out from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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