verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of whimper
OTHER WORDS FROM whimperwhim·per·er, nounwhim·per·ing·ly, adverbun·whim·per·ing, adjectiveun·whim·per·ing·ly, adverb
Example sentences from the Web for whimper
“I am utterly miserable,” Fitzgerald whimpered in a letter to Mankiewicz.‘The Counselor’ & How Cormac McCarthy Beat the Hollywood Curse|Andrew Romano|October 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
“I object to the court inquiring of Zimmerman about his intention to testify,” West whimpered for a second time.George Zimmerman Won’t Testify, His Counsel Butts Heads With Judge|Jacqui Goddard|July 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In a minute Bruce was back with his hat full of water from the creek that whimpered just beyond the willow patch.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
At the sound of his master's voice in such distress, Carlo whimpered, and then he began to stretch his limbs out.It Is Never Too Late to Mend|Charles Reade
When I came home he whimpered around me and showed me his scratched nose and tried his best to tell me about his troubles.The Red Cow and Her Friends|Peter McArthur
The tears ran down her cheeks and she whimpered like a child.
"I—ha'—I ha' seed a ghost, or—summat," she panted and whimpered.