adjective, whin·i·er, whin·i·est.
Origin of whiny
Examples from the Web for whiny
Any argument I try to hold comes tumbling out in the form of a whiny temper tantrum.
Or maybe we are just whiny wimps, an all-purpose explanation for every descent-of-man phenomenon that never is far off the mark.Blame Climate Change for Your Terrible Seasonal Allergies|Kent Sepkowitz|May 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Crystal visits the Catskills, symbolically, in the show, but his humor is far from the whiny Allen mentality.Comedy Is His Calling: The Brilliance of Billy Crystal|Tom Shales|April 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Not that we're all a bunch of whiny babies who can't handle change.
Drudge and Boyle responded by calling Obama a whiny race-baiter.Brilliant Speech by Obama, Ugly Reaction by Drudge|Peter Beinart|May 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He is one of those dogs that look scratchy and whiny at the first glance.Seeing France with Uncle John|Anne Warner
She does get into whiny states, and is regularly tiresome; and the more you notice her, the worse she is.The Pillars of the House, Vol. I (of 2)|Charlotte M. Yonge
"Beth, you really are a whiny child, you always have a grievance," her mother complained.The Beth Book|Sarah Grand
"I wish I'd had a brother instead of two whiny little kiddy sisters," said Peter.The Railway Children|E. Nesbit
The woman was reading in a whiny, excited drawl: "'One thousand dollars reward for——'"Frank of Freedom Hill|Samuel A. Derieux