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Pant vs. Pint

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Pantnoun

A quick breathing; a catching of the breath; a gasp.

Pintnoun

A unit of volume, equivalent to:

Pantnoun

(obsolete) A violent palpitation of the heart.

Pintnoun

⅛ of a gallon

Pantnoun

(fashion) A pair of pants trousers or underpants.

Pintnoun

approximately 568 millilitres (an imperial pint)

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Pantnoun

(used attributively as a modifier) Of or relating to pants.

‘Pant leg’;

Pintnoun

(United States) approximately

Pantnoun

a public drinking fountain in Scotland and North-East England

Pintnoun

(Hungary) 1.696 liters

Pantverb

(ambitransitive) To breathe quickly or in a labored manner, as after exertion or from eagerness or excitement; to respire with heaving of the breast; to gasp.

Pintnoun

(medicine) 12 ounces

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Pantverb

(intransitive) To long eagerly; to desire earnestly.

Pintnoun

A pint of milk.

‘Please leave three pints tomorrow, milkman.’;

Pantverb

To long for (something); to be eager for (something).

Pintnoun

(metonym) A glass of beer, served by the pint.

Pantverb

(intransitive) Of the heart, to beat with unnatural violence or rapidity; to palpitate.

Pintnoun

A measure of capacity, equal to half a quart, or four gills, - used in liquid and dry measures. See Quart.

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Pantverb

(intransitive) To sigh; to flutter; to languish.

Pintnoun

The laughing gull.

Pantverb

(intransitive) To heave, as the breast.

Pintnoun

a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 4 gills or 568.26 cubic centimeters

Pantverb

(intransitive) To bulge and shrink successively, of iron hulls, etc.

Pintnoun

a United States dry unit equal to 0.5 quart or 33.6 cubic inches

Pantverb

To breathe quickly or in a labored manner, as after exertion or from eagerness or excitement; to respire with heaving of the breast; to gasp.

‘Pluto plants for breath from out his cell.’;

Pintnoun

a United States liquid unit equal to 16 fluid ounces; two pints equal one quart

Pantverb

To long eagerly; to desire earnestly; - often used with for or after.

‘As the hart panteth after the water brooks.’; ‘Who pants for glory finds but short repose.’;

Pintnoun

a unit of liquid or dry capacity equal to one eighth of a gallon, in Britain equal to 0.568 litre and in the US equal to 0.473 litre (for liquid measure) or 0.551 litre (for dry measure).

Pantverb

To beat with unnatural violence or rapidity; to palpitate, or throb; - said of the heart.

Pintnoun

a pint of beer

‘we'll probably go for a pint on the way home’;

Pantverb

To sigh; to flutter; to languish.

‘The whispering breezePants on the leaves, and dies upon the trees.’;

Pintnoun

a pint of milk

‘two pints today, please’;

Pantverb

To breathe forth quickly or in a labored manner; to gasp out.

‘There is a cavern where my spiritWas panted forth in anguish.’;

Pintnoun

a measure of shellfish, the amount containable in a pint mug.

Pantverb

To long for; to be eager after.

‘Then shall our hearts pant thee.’;

Pint

The pint (, listen ; symbol pt, sometimes abbreviated as p) is a unit of volume or capacity in both the imperial and United States customary measurement systems. In both of those systems it is traditionally one eighth of a gallon.

Pantnoun

A quick breathing; a catching of the breath; a gasp.

Pantnoun

A violent palpitation of the heart.

Pantnoun

A single leg of a pair of pants. See pants.

Pantadjective

Of or pertaining to pants.

Pantnoun

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

Pantnoun

a short labored intake of breath with the mouth open;

‘she gave a gasp and fainted’;

Pantverb

breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted;

‘The runners reached the finish line, panting heavily’;

Pantverb

utter while panting, as if out of breath

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