Pan vs. Saucepan

Pan vs. Saucepan — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Pan and Saucepan

Pannoun

A shallow, wide, open container, usually of metal and without a lid, used for holding liquids, cooking, and other domestic purposes.

Saucepannoun

A deep cooking pan with a handle.

Pannoun

An open metal dish used to separate gold, other precious metals, or gemstones from gravel or waste by washing.

Saucepannoun

A deep cooking vessel with a handle and sometimes a lid; used for boiling, stewing and making sauces.

Pannoun

Either of the receptacles on a balance or pair of scales.

Saucepannoun

a deep pan with a handle; used for stewing or boiling

Pannoun

A vessel used for boiling and evaporating liquids.

Pannoun

A basin or depression in the earth, often containing mud or water.

Pannoun

A natural or artificial basin used to obtain salt by evaporating brine.

Pannoun

Hardpan.

Pannoun

A freely floating piece of ice that has broken off a larger floe.

Pannoun

The small cavity in the lock of a flintlock used to hold powder.

Pannoun

(Music) A steel drum.

Pannoun

(Slang) The face.

Pannoun

(Informal) Severe criticism, especially a negative review

gave the film a pan.

Pannoun

Variant of paan.

Pannoun

A pivoting movement of a movie camera.

Pannoun

peroxyacetyl nitrate

Pannoun

Greek Mythology The god of woods, fields, and flocks, having a human torso and head with a goat's legs, horns, and ears.

Panverb

To wash (gravel, for example) in a pan to separate out gold, other precious metals, or gemstones.

Panverb

To cook (food) in a pan

panned the fish right after catching it.

Panverb

(Informal) To criticize or review harshly.

Panverb

To wash gravel, sand, or other sediment in a pan.

Panverb

To yield gold as a result of washing in a pan.

Panverb

To pivot a movie camera along a horizontal plane in order to follow an object or create a panoramic effect.

Panverb

To pivot (a movie camera) in a specified direction.

Pannoun

A wide, flat receptacle used around the house, especially for cooking.

Pannoun

The contents of such a receptacle.

Pannoun

A cylindrical receptacle about as tall as it is wide, with one long handle, usually made of metal, used for cooking in the home.

Pannoun

(Ireland) A deep plastic receptacle, used for washing or food preparation; a basin.

Pannoun

A wide receptacle in which gold grains are separated from gravel by washing the contents with water.

Pannoun

(geography) a specific type of lake, natural depression or basin. They are sometimes associated with desert areas.

Pannoun

Strong adverse criticism.

Pannoun

A loaf of bread.

Pannoun

The chamber pot in a close stool; the base of a toilet, consisting of the bowl and its support.

Pannoun

(slang) A human face, a mug.

Pannoun

(roofing) The bottom flat part of a roofing panel that is between the ribs of the panel.

Pannoun

A closed vessel for boiling or evaporating as part of manufacture; a vacuum pan.

Pannoun

The part of a flintlock that holds the priming.

Pannoun

The skull, considered as a vessel containing the brain; the brainpan.

Pannoun

(figurative) The brain, seen as one's intellect

Pannoun

(carpentry) A recess, or bed, for the leaf of a hinge.

Pannoun

The hard stratum of earth that lies below the soil; hardpan.

Pannoun

A part; a portion.

Pannoun

(fortifications) The distance comprised between the angle of the epaule and the flanked angle.

Pannoun

A leaf of gold or silver.

Panverb

(transitive) To wash in a pan (of earth, sand etc. when searching for gold).

Panverb

(transitive) To disparage; to belittle; to put down; to criticise severely.

Panverb

(intransitive) With "out" (to pan out), to turn out well; to be successful.

Panverb

To beat one's opposition convincingly.

Panverb

(informal) To criticize harshly a work (like a book, movie, etc.)

Panverb

(intransitive) Of a camera, etc.: to turn horizontally.

Panverb

To move the camera lens angle while continuing to expose the film, enabling a contiguous view and enrichment of context. In still-photography large-group portraits the film usually remains on a horizontal fixed plane as the lens and/or the film holder moves to expose the film laterally. The resulting image may extend a short distance laterally or as great as 360 degrees from the point where the film first began to be exposed.

Panverb

(audio) To spread a sound signal into a new stereo or multichannel sound field, typically giving the impression that it is moving across the sound stage.

Panverb

To join or fit together; to unite.

Panadjective

(informal) Pansexual.

Pannoun

cooking utensil consisting of a wide metal vessel

Pannoun

(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

Pannoun

shallow container made of metal

Pannoun

chimpanzees; more closely related to Australopithecus than to other pongids

Panverb

make a sweeping movement;

The camera panned across the room

Panverb

wash dirt in a pan to separate out the precious minerals

Panverb

express a totally negative opinion of;

The critics panned the performance