pant for air

pant for air

To be completely out of breath and gasping heavily. Boy, I really need to exercise. Just walking up a flight of stairs left me panting for air! The whole team panted for air after the coach made them run sprints.
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pant for air

to breathe fast and hard in need of air. The dog was panting for air. I was panting for air after my long climb.
See also: air, pant