Synonyms of pan in English:

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pan 1

noun

  • 1 a heavy pan
  • 2 salt pans
    hollow, pit, depression, dip, crater, concavity
  • verb

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  • 1 informal the movie was panned by the critics See criticize
  • 2 prospectors panned for gold
    sift, search, look
  • Phrases

    pan out
  • 1.1 Bob's idea hadn't panned out
    succeed, be successful, work (out), turn out well, come to fruition
  • 2.1 the deal panned out badly
    turn out, work out, end (up), come out, fall out, evolve
    formal eventuate
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    Synonyms of pan in English:

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    pan 2

    verb

  • 1 the camera panned to the building
    swing (around), sweep, move, turn, circle
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