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whines

noun
plural of whine

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(Entry 1 of 2)

an expression of dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment
  • the perennial whine that movies aren't as good as they used to be

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whines

verb
present tense third-person singular of whine

Synonyms & Antonyms of whines (Entry 2 of 2)

to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely
  • for the whole of our vacation, the kids whined on and on about the weather

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“Whines.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/whines. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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