Definitions for pan-
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word pan-
A combining form meaning "all", used in the formation of compound words.
A combining form meaning "all", used in the formation of compound words, particularly those that identify collections of all places in a region, cultures within a group, or religions.
Origin: From πᾶν, neuter form of πᾶς
alt. of Panto-
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Out of the frying pan into the fire.
If that doesn't pan out, a sale to a foreign manufacturer is also an option.
We feel free when we escape -- even if it be but from the frying pan to the fire.
Let me leap out of the frying-pan into the fire or, out of God's blessing into the warm sun.
We were going from the frying pan to the fire, we went from Nazi persecutors to the Japanese.
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