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 Pan Pan

noun

  • ( ) cooking utensil consisting of a wide metal vessel  ( cooking pan, pan )
    cooking utensil consisting of a wide metal vessel
  • chimpanzees; more closely related to Australopithecus than to other pongids  ( genus Pan, Pan )
    chimpanzees; more closely related to Australopithecus than to other pongids
  • shallow container made of metal  ( pan )
    shallow container made of metal
  • (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  ( goat god, Pan )
    (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
  • verb

  • ( ) wash dirt in a pan to separate out the precious minerals  ( pan, pan off, pan out )
    wash dirt in a pan to separate out the precious minerals
  • ( ) make a sweeping movement  ( pan )
    make a sweeping movement
     The camera panned across the room
    The camera panned across the room
  • express a totally negative opinion of  ( pan, tear apart, trash )
    express a totally negative opinion of
     The critics panned the performance
    The critics panned the performance


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