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English definition of “pant”

pant

verb [I]     /pænt/
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.Breathing and stopping breathing
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