HyperDic: pan

English > 7 senses of the word pan / Pan:
NOUNartifactpan, cooking pancooking utensil consisting of a wide metal vessel
person Pan, goat god(Greek mythology) god of fields and woods and shepherds and flocks
artifactpanshallow container made of metal
animalPan, genus Panchimpanzees
VERBmotionpanmake a sweeping movement
contactpan, pan out, pan offwash dirt in a pan to separate out the precious minerals
communicationpan, tear apart, trashexpress a totally negative opinion of
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English > pan: 7 senses > noun 1, artifact
Meaningcooking utensil consisting of a wide metal vessel.
Synonymcooking pan
Narrowerdripping pan, drip panpan for catching drippings under roasting meat
frying pan, frypan, skilletA pan used for frying foods
omelet pan, omelette panpan for cooking omelets
patty-panA pan for cooking patties or pasties
roasterA special cooking pan for roasting
saucepanA deep pan with a handle
wokpan with a convex bottom
Broadercooking utensil, cookwareA kitchen utensil made of material that does not melt easily
English > Pan: 7 senses > noun 2, person
Meaning(Greek mythology) god of fields and woods and shepherds and flocks; represented as a man with goat's legs and horns and ears; identified with Roman Sylvanus or Faunus.
Synonymgoat god
CategoryGreek mythologyThe mythology of the ancient Greeks
Instance ofGreek deityA deity worshipped by the ancient Greeks
English > pan: 7 senses > noun 3, artifact
Meaningshallow container made of metal.
PartspanhandleThe handle of a pan
Narrowerbain-marieA large pan that is filled with hot water
dishpanlarge pan for washing dishes
drip panpan under a refrigerator for collecting liquid waste
pannikinA small pan or cup (usually of tin)
warming panA long-handled covered pan holding live coals to warm / warm a bed
BroadercontainerAny object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another)
Verbspanwash dirt in a pan to separate out the precious minerals
English > Pan: 7 senses > noun 4, animal
Meaningchimpanzees; more closely related to Australopithecus than to other pongids.
Synonymgenus Pan
Member ofPongidae, family Pongidaeusually considered as comprising orangutans
Memberschimpanzee, chimp, Pan troglodytesintelligent somewhat arboreal ape of equatorial African forests / forests
pygmy chimpanzee, bonobo, Pan paniscussmall chimpanzee of swamp forests / forests in Zaire
Broadermammal genusA genus of mammals
Spanishgénero pan, pan
Catalangènere pan, pan
English > pan: 7 senses > verb 1, motion
Meaningmake a sweeping movement.
PatternSomething ----s; Something is ----ing PP
Example"The camera panned across the room"
Broadertravel, go, move, locomotechange location
English > pan: 7 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningwash dirt in a pan to separate out the precious minerals.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymspan out, pan off
Broaderwashseparate dirt or gravel from (precious minerals)
Nounspanshallow container made of metal
English > pan: 7 senses > verb 3, communication
MeaningExpress a totally negative opinion of.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
ModelSam and Sue pan the movie
Example"The critics panned the performance"
Synonymstear apart, trash
Broaderdisparage, belittle, pick atExpress a negative opinion of

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