verb (used without object), whined, whin·ing.
verb (used with object), whined, whin·ing.
Words nearby whine
Origin of 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
synonym study for whine
Examples from the Web for whiner
For the whiner got even less mercy from these men, than he that defied and outfaced them.The Men of the Moss-Hags|S. R. Crockett
Six boys and a whiner were asleep in their bunks in the log cabin when that awesome sound first smote the air.
“I should never think of doing such a thing as to pull your hair,” said the whiner.
He had enough to do in the cabin, and this outdoor performance was no work, anyway, for a whiner.
No doubt I might have gone whining to Andy and made him take back all the things he said, but I am no whiner.Molly Brown's College Friends|Nell Speed