There are 2 main translations of pan in Spanish

: pan1pan2

pan1

cacerola, n.

Pronunciation /pan//pæn/

noun

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    • 1.1Cooking

      cacerola feminine
      (large, with two handles) olla feminine
      (small) cacerola feminine
      (small) cazo masculine Spain
      (frying pan) sartén feminine
      pots and pans (masculine plural) trastes Mexico
      • loaf pan molde para pan
      • A number of cooking utensils, pans and cauldrons were also made of iron, with the consequence that these things lasted much longer and couldn't be burnt.
      • They are almost in darkness watching their blackened cooking pans.
      • Place the chicken, skinned side up, on a rack in a roasting pan coated with cooking spray.
      • To get started, coat a grill pan with the cooking spray and rub both sides of the steaks with the seasoning of your choice.
      • Using nonstick pans or spraying pans with nonstick cooking spray will further reduce the amount of fat and calories added to your meals.
      • As we indicated in our first article on basic kitchen needs, start with a good skillet or fry pan, a couple of saucepans and a sauté pan.
      • She could understand why they would need cooking pots and pans, rope, blankets, even the sword he had taken with him.
      • Holiday cooking pans and gadgets should be stowed in the attic, garage or in a closet.
      • On a main road leading north of Kabul, another refugee pushed a cart piled high with pots and pans, a metal trunk and a few tattered carpets.
      • I entered the kitchen and found Ryder humming to himself and saw that the aroma I had smelt was him cooking bacon in a pan.
      • The rain banged hard and fast on my head like a small toddler drumming contently on a cooking pan with a spoon.
      • Mrs Vale thought as she turned and rushed for the door that led outside, forgetting the cooking pan in her hand.
      • All you really need is a couple of pans, a frying pan, a roasting tray, a couple of chopping blocks and a few decent knives.
      • The kitchen was normal, he noticed, with all assortments of pots, pans, and cooking implements.
      • It would not, however, make sense to sacrifice rare or expensive wines in the cooking pan.
      • Fabric softener sheets are claimed to clean baked on foods from cooking pots and pans.
      • In an adjacent room, domestic workers dressed in aprons were sitting around a table decked with pots and pans for a cooking lesson.
      • Ticket holders have access to several stations where chefs prepare the food in woks and large sauté pans.
      • Take the excess oil out of the skillet and deglaze the pan with red wine.
      • Sometimes my mother would be cooking and she'd just pack up the pots and pans with the food still in them.

    • 1.2(for prospecting)

      batea feminine
      • Spring came, and they found a broad valley where the gold showed like yellow butter across the bottom of the washing pan.
      • His grandfather sifted gold from pans during Alaska's gold rush of 1896.
      • Mountain bikes and hiking boots have replaced picks and pans in this Gold Country town.
      • With a pick and shovel, and a pan to wash gravel dug from the riverbed, a prospector with no previous experience might gain more in one day than a skilled mechanic earned in a month.

    • 1.3(on scales)

      platillo masculine
      bandeja feminine
      • But if she's blindfolded, how does she know which pan of the scale is heavier than the other?
      • We might imagine a scale with two balancing pans.
      • Setting aside 13 coins, you divide the remaining 26 equally between the two pans of the scale.
      • This is an interesting problem, since all we have is a bathroom scale and the small pan balance the kids have been using to weigh pennies and toy cars.
      • The price of tobacco was high, the purchaser getting enough leaf to balance the silver coins placed on the other pan of the scales.
      • Also, I can remember the beam balance with its brass pans, agate fulcrum and box of weights.

  • 2British

    (of toilet)
    taza feminine
    to go down the pan irse al traste informal
    • I would be ashamed to take any visitors in there; the disabled toilet pan was filthy!
    • They pinned me down and attacked me, poking their fingers in my eyes, and forced my head into the toilet pan and flushed.
    • First visit poor, wet dirty floor in spite of dirty wash basins and toilet pans.
    • I think the toilet pan has survived, but it was a close run thing.
    • In the shower, you could sit on the toilet pan and wash your hair at the same time.

transitive verb

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    (gravel/soil) cribar
  • 2

    (gold) separar cribando
  • 3informal

    (criticize, condemn)
    poner por los suelos informal

intransitive verb

Mining

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    to pan for gold lavar oro

There are 2 main translations of pan in Spanish

: pan1pan2

pan2

Pronunciation /pæn//pan/

intransitive verb

Cinema

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    the camera pans across to the two figures la cámara recorre hasta enfocar en las dos figuras
    • he panned along the street rodó una panorámica de la calle
    • I just wonder if the photographer could just pan down for a minute.
    • Well, the stage may have been small, but my fears were put to rest when the camera panned around the large packed theater.
    • We are moving into some traffic as I pan the camera through the passenger-side window.
    • The next-to-last shot of the series depicted the camera slowly panning back from a close-up to a long shot of the four inmates.
    • We then see the interior of the prison, with the camera panning across the room - priests, monks and soldiers milling about, some talking together in the foreground.
    • Luckily, you'll be able to pan the camera around these characters with the right thumb stick.
    • The camera can be panned, tilted, zoomed and focused using controls at the base of the trailer,
    • McMullen, looking through an infrared lens, panned the camera down and couldn't believe what he saw.
    • With a slow-motion gaze, the camera panned across a sea of nameless people, focusing on expressions of worry, boredom and anticipation as they awaited their party's arrival.
    • Unsurprisingly enough, rpan pans the camera from left to right, rtilt tilts it up and down, rfocus refocuses it, rzoom zooms in or out, and riris sets the iris to suit the light.
    • And if we just pan around to the left, we'll take a look at the scene outside.
    • The commentators were discussing defensive match-ups while the camera was panning over the crowd, occasionally stopping on a celebrity.
    • There is no animation at all, simply a superzoomed camera panning slowly over the static illustration while a narrator reads the page.
    • No matter how I tried to get into the game, the way you pan the camera around was nagging at me at every juncture.
    • This means that the camera, once mounted, can be panned and tilted through a full degree range in all directions.
    • One of the first things they noticed was that the tape from the camera panning over the stage had been removed.
    • So, for example, while a camera is still panning around her, she hovers in the air, then suddenly unleashes a rapid fury of kicks and punches.
    • She panned the exterior camera over the surface and fed the data to the viewer.
    • You can pan the camera in any direction and can zoom in and out, but in most cases the default view gives you a good view of the battle.
    • Down, down it curves - the filmmaker doing a nice job of panning the camera to match the object's trajectory.
    • An in-joke among regulars at his East 47th Street Factory was to try to get Andy to pan the camera.
    • The camera pans continuously over stones and foliage in a watery landscape that seems lush and full.
    • With a wide view, you can usually pan the camera very slowly to follow the action, just like people do when moving their heads.
    • I panned my camera across to Mark who was in the midst of another close encounter.
    • She walks directly towards the hand held camera that pans left to follow her as she disappears behind a column.
    • People will be able to press a button and speak to someone directly in the CCTV control room, who will pan the camera to observe them.
    • You can pan the camera around but it only helps to change direction.
    • It's hard not to be horrified when the camera pans round to show a bloated and discoloured naked female corpse lying rotting under a tree, where it has been left for the CSIs to discover.
    • Heading on down the wall, I practise panning my camera 90° through the water, trying to picture another ray, or perhaps even an angelshark, appearing out of the gloom and flying right towards us.
    • The shot begins with the camera panning down from the sky to a beach.
    • In the same series, a camera panned to a West Indies fielder sheltering under a large umbrella.
    • Up until this point the trajectory of the surveillance files has been like that of a camera panning closer and closer on the suspect.
    • A panning shot involves the camera being in a fixed position but swivelling or panning to follow a subject or survey a scene.
    • In the scene, the camera is panning from left to right, causing the objects in the image to slide rapidly across the screen.
    • So, when Ken talks merrily of cameras being panned, zoomed and being used to identify drivers, we have clear drift in purpose.
    • Effects originate in all the surrounds, and sweeping / panning effects are used frequently.
    • It was obviously taken by a surveillance camera panning back and forth across a room of civilians.

There are 2 main translations of pan in Spanish

: pan1pan2

Pan

Pan, n.

Pronunciation /pæn//pan/

noun

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    Pan