Definition of Whining. Meaning of Whining. Synonyms of Whining

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Definition of Whining

Whining
Whine Whine, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Whined; p. pr. & vb. n. Whining.] [OE. whinen, AS. hw[=i]nan to make a whistling, whizzing sound; akin to Icel. hv[=i]na, Sw. hvina, Dan. hvine, and probably to G. wiehern to neigh, OHG. wih[=o]n, hweij[=o]n; perhaps of imitative origin. Cf. Whinny, v. i.] To utter a plaintive cry, as some animals; to moan with a childish noise; to complain, or to tell of sorrow, distress, or the like, in a plaintive, nasal tone; hence, to complain or to beg in a mean, unmanly way; to moan basely. ``Whining plovers.' --Spenser. The hounds were . . . staying their coming, but with a whining accent, craving liberty. --Sir P. Sidney. Dost thou come here to whine? --Shak.

Meaning of Whining from wikipedia

- this article is about the emotional response of frustration. for other uses, see frustration (disambiguation). in psychology, frustration is a common
- gnällbältet, swedish, 'the whining belt', a geographic belt in central sweden where the dialects have certain features in common, mostly extensive usage
- dialects of english it has merged with /w/, a process known as the 'wine–whine merger'. in dialects that maintain the distinction, it is generally transcribed
- for the general meaning, see criticism and wiktionary:whine. not to be confused with wine. whine is a live album by scorn, released on october 21, 1997
- both of them cooperate with the government: 'it's my whining brother-in-law eddie, a whining motherf**ker all my life, who puts the idea in my head
- vintage whine is the ninth full-length album by british folk metal band skyclad. encyclopaedia metallum bands by letter - s - skyclad - vintage whine (retrieved
- whine de lune is the third album by the alternative country band trailer bride. 'work on the railroad' - 2:52 'too many snakes' - 2:55 'crazy love' -
- port whines is an animated short film by the columbia pictures corporation. it is also the 136th krazy kat cartoon. the story starts with a galleon sailing