- to complain; whine.
Origin of whinge
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Contemporary Examples of whinging
Even if it does end with her whinging about the intrusiveness of TSA agents.Sarah Palin Serves Up a Healthy Serving of Venom in Her Christmas Book
November 16, 2013
- to cry in a fretful way
- to complain
- a complaint
Word Origin for whinge
"to complain peevishly," British, informal or dialectal, ultimately from the northern form of Old English hwinsian, from Proto-Germanic *khwinisojan (cf. Old High German winison, German winseln), from root of Old English hwinan "to whine" (see whine (v.)). Related: Whinged; whinging.