Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Agent noun of pant; one who pants.
  • n. A net; a noose.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who pants.
  • n. A keeper of the pantry; a pantler.
  • n. A net; a noose.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who pants.
  • n. A net; snare; trap.
  • n. A keeper of the pantry.
  • n. An obsolete variant of panther. Compare painter.

Etymologies

pant +‎ -er (Wiktionary)
See painter a rope. (Wiktionary)

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