Examples of whinny in a Sentence
I heard the horse whinnying.
the father whinnied and reared as his young daughter pretended to ride him
Origin and Etymology of whinny
First Known Use: 1530See Words from the same year
Recent Examples of whinny from the Web
Cloris Leachman was Frau Blücher, the sound of whose name caused horses to whinny in fear.
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First Known Use of whinny
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Definition of whinny for English Language Learners
of a horse : to make a gentle, high sound
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