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whiner

[ hwahy-ner, wahy‐ ]
/ ˈʰwaɪ nər, waɪ‐ /
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noun

someone who complains a lot, especially in a peevish, self-pitying manner or tone:Being a whiner at work just makes you look petty, childish, and untrustworthy.

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