34 Verbs That End With AN

Word Definitions Synonyms
ban forbid the public distribution of (a movie or a newspaper) censor
ban prohibit especially by legal means or social pressure -
ban ban from a place of residence, as for punishment banish
ban expel from a community or group banish, cast out, ostracise, ostracize, shun, blackball
bean hit on the head, especially with a pitched baseball -
bemoan regret strongly lament, deplore, bewail
can preserve in a can or tin put up, tin
can terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position displace, fire, force out, sack, dismiss, give notice, give the axe, give the sack, send away, terminate
caravan travel in a caravan -
chairman act or preside as chair, as of an academic department in a university chair
clean make clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from make clean
clean remove unwanted substances from, such as feathers or pits pick
clean clean and tidy up the house houseclean, clean house
clean clean one's body or parts thereof, as by washing cleanse
clean be cleanable -
clean deprive wholly of money in a gambling game, robbery, etc. -
clean remove all contents or possession from, or empty completely strip
clean remove while making clean -
clean remove unwanted substances from scavenge
clean remove shells or husks from -
demean reduce in worth or character, usually verbally put down, take down, disgrace, degrade
fan strike out (a batter), (of a pitcher) -
fan make (an emotion) fiercer -
fan agitate the air -
fan blow away or off with a current of air winnow
glean gather, as of natural products reap, harvest
groan indicate pain, discomfort, or displeasure moan
houseclean clean and tidy up the house clean, clean house
inspan attach a yoke or harness to -
japan coat with a lacquer, as done in Japan -
lean to incline or bend from a vertical position slant, angle, tilt, tip
lean cause to lean or incline -
lean have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined incline, run, tend, be given
lean rely on for support -
lean cause to lean to the side list
loan give temporarily; let have for a limited time lend
man take charge of a certain job; occupy a certain work place -
man provide with workers -
mean mean or intend to express or convey intend
mean have as a logical consequence entail, imply
mean denote or connote intend, stand for, signify
mean have in mind as a purpose intend, think
mean have a specified degree of importance -
mean intend to refer to have in mind, think of
mean destine or designate for a certain purpose -
misdemean behave badly misbehave, misconduct
moan indicate pain, discomfort, or displeasure groan
orphan deprive of parents -
outspan remove the yoke or harness from -
pan make a sweeping movement -
pan wash dirt in a pan to separate out the precious minerals pan out, pan off
pan express a totally negative opinion of trash, tear apart
plan have the will and intention to carry out some action be after
plan make plans for something -
plan make or work out a plan for; devise design, project, contrive
plan make a design of; plan out in systematic, often graphic form design
scan examine minutely or intensely -
scan examine hastily skim, rake, run down, glance over
scan make a wide, sweeping search of -
scan conform to a metrical pattern -
scan move a light beam over; in electronics, to reproduce an image -
scan read metrically -
scan obtain data from magnetic tapes or other digital sources read
span to cover or extend over an area or time period sweep, cross, traverse
suntan get a tan from being exposed to the sun -
swan to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true swear, verify, affirm, assert, aver, avow
swan move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment range, ramble, roam, roll, rove, drift, wander, stray, vagabond, cast, tramp
swan sweep majestically -
tan treat skins and hides with tannic acid so as to convert them into leather -
tan get a tan, from wind or sun bronze
toboggan move along on a luge or toboggan luge
trepan cut a hole with a trepan, as in surgery -
unman cause to lose one's nerve -
wan become pale and sickly -
wean gradually deprive (infants and young mammals) of mother's milk ablactate
wean detach the affections of -