HyperDic: whine

English > 5 senses of the word whine:
VERBmotionwhinemove with a whining sound
communicationwhine, sniveltalk / talk in a tearful manner
perceptionwhine, squeak, screech, creak, screak, skreakmake a high-pitched, screeching noise
communicationwhine, grizzle, yammer, yawpcomplain whiningly
NOUNcommunicationwhine, whimpera complaint uttered in a plaintive whining way
whine > pronunciation
Soundshhway'n; way'n
Rhymesaffine ... wine: 145 rhymes with ayn...
English > whine: 5 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA complaint uttered in a plaintive whining way.
Synonymwhimper
BroadercomplaintAn expression of grievance or resentment
Spanishgimoteo, lamentación, llanto, lloriqueo, quejido
Catalanploricó, ploriqueig, somicó
Adjectiveswhiney, whinyhabitually complaining
Verbswhinecomplain whiningly
whinetalk / talk in a tearful manner
English > whine: 5 senses > verb 1, motion
MeaningMove with a whining sound.
PatternSomething is ----ing PP
Broadertravel, go, move, locomotechange location
English > whine: 5 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningtalk / talk in a tearful manner.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
ModelSam and Sue whine
Synonymsnivel
Broadertalk, speak, utter, mouth, verbalize, verbaliseExpress in speech
Similar towhine, grizzle, yammer, yawpcomplain whiningly
Spanishgimotear
Catalangemegar
Nounswhinea complaint uttered in a plaintive whining way
whinera person given to excessive complaints and crying and whining
English > whine: 5 senses > verb 3, perception
MeaningMake a high-pitched, screeching noise.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Synonymssqueak, screech, creak, screak, skreak
Broadermake noise, resound, noiseemit a noise
Spanishaullar, chirriar, crujir, rechinar
Catalancarrisquejar, garranyigar, grinyolar
English > whine: 5 senses > verb 4, communication
Meaningcomplain whiningly.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Synonymsgrizzle, yammer, yawp
Broadercomplain, kick, plain, sound off, quetch, kvetchExpress complaints, discontent, displeasure, or unhappiness
Similar tosnivel, whinetalk / talk in a tearful manner
Spanishgimotear, lamentarse, lloriquear, sollozar
Catalangemegar
Nounswhinea complaint uttered in a plaintive whining way
whinera person given to excessive complaints and crying and whining

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