verb (used without object), whined, whin·ing.
verb (used with object), whined, whin·ing.
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Origin of whine
synonym study for whine
OTHER WORDS FROM whinewhin·er, nounwhin·ing·ly, adverbun·whin·ing, adjectiveun·whin·ing·ly, adverb
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH whinewine, whine
Example sentences from the Web for whine
And if the patients whined or annoyed her, she allegedly killed them to shut them up.Nurse Nasty Suspected of Killing 38 People in Italy|Barbie Latza Nadeau|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The last years, she lived with an oxygen tank, but she never whined, I never heard her cry.Pete Dexter’s Indelible Portrait of Author Norman Maclean|Pete Dexter|March 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
An hour later another outcast approached and whined his story.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Michael Sam has one big advantage over the aging NFL execs who whined to SI.
In the latest episode of Kourtney and Kim Take Miami, Kardashian whined about West receiving public blame for her bad outfits.Is Sheryl Sandberg Dodging The Fashion Question?; Vera Wang Charges Dress Try-On Fee|The Fashion Beast Team|March 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I dont see why you cant let me be comfortable, whined Sue; every thing would be lovely if you didnt spoil it all.Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater
Even the children were not whimpering, the tawdry women were not hysterical, not a parrot raised his voice nor a dog whined.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Two were slow in obeying, and those she struck across the face with a small whip, till they whined with pain.Tiger Cat|David H. Keller
"We never knowed it war you," whined the other carefully lengthening the distance between the big man on the doorstep and himself.The Shepherd of the Hills|Harold Bell Wright
She struggled in vain to free herself, while Toto whined and trembled beside her, for the little dog was frightened, too.Little Wizard Stories of Oz|L. Frank Baum