verb (used without object), re·pined, re·pin·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM repinere·pin·er, nounun·re·pined, adjectiveun·re·pin·ing, adjective
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Seek not then to stay me; when the Great Spirit calleth, weep not and repine not, for then is the hour of my deliverance.The Devil-Tree of El Dorado|Frank Aubrey
"We must not repine," he wrote to his wife on the 12th of October, the day after Hood sailed for England.The Life of Nelson, Vol. I (of 2)|A. T. (Alfred Thayer) Mahan
But there—we must not repine—even in my sorrow, I feel how much we have to be thankful for.A Final Reckoning|G. A. Henty
But for us it is not fitting to question or repine, but rather to rejoice in the rare possession that we hold.The Poems of Emma Lazarus|Emma Lazarus
I repine, I find a reluctation of spirit against believing that this is the place.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. XXII (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson