Synonyms of pant
puffDictionary • He was panting with the effort of the climb.
puff • I could see he was unfit, because he was puffing.
blow • He ran from door to door, puffing and blowing.
breathe • Always breathe through your nose.
gasp • He gasped for air before being pulled under again.
throb • His head throbbed.
wheeze • His chest problems made him wheeze constantly.
heave • His chest heaved, and he took a deep breath.
palpitate • His whole body was palpitating with fear.
IDIOM:▷ pant for something
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• He ran from door to door, puffing and blowing.
breatheWhen people or animals breathe, they take air into their lungs and let it out again. When they breathe smoke or a particular kind of air, they take it into their lungs and let it out again as they breathe.
• Always breathe through your nose.
gaspWhen you gasp, you take a short quick breath through your mouth, especially when you are surprised, shocked, or in pain.
• He gasped for air before being pulled under again.
Thesaurus for pant from the Collins English Thesaurus
to breathe with noisy deep gasps, as when out of breath from exertion or excitement
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