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whiner

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of whiner

  1. 1 a person who makes frequent complaints usually about little things don't be a whiner—the hike's not that difficult Synonyms of whiner baby, bellyacher, complainer, fussbudget, fusser, fusspot, griper, grumbler, kvetch, kvetcher, sniveler, crybabyWords Related to whiner bawler, bleater, moaner, screamer, squawker, wailer, weeper; crab, grump, malcontentNear Antonyms of whiner happy camper

  2. 2 an irritable and complaining person among the hospital staff the patient in 504 had acquired a reputation for being a whiner Synonyms of whiner bear, bellyacher, complainer, crab, crank, croaker, crosspatch, curmudgeon, fusser, griper, grouser, growler, grumbler, grump, murmurer, mutterer, sourpuss, grouchWords Related to whiner hunks; malcontent, sorehead; grinch, killjoy, party pooper, spoilsport; defeatist, pessimist; faultfinder, kicker, nagger, nitpicker, objector, quibbler, repiner; crock [slang], hypochondriacNear Antonyms of whiner optimist, Pollyanna; happy camper


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