Synonyms of moan in English:

moan


See definition of moan

noun

1‘Katherine's soft moans of pain’

SYNONYMS

groan, wail, whimper, sob, cry, whine, howl, lament, lamentation, keen

2‘the moan of the wind’

SYNONYMS

sough, sigh, murmur, whisper, groan

3‘there were moans about the car's feeble ventilation’

SYNONYMS

complaint, complaining, grouse, grousing, moans and groans, grouch, grouching, grumble, grumbling, whine, whining, carping, muttering, murmur, murmuring, whispering

informal gripe, griping, bellyache, bitch, whinge, whingeing, beef, beefing


verb

1‘the injured man moaned in agony’

SYNONYMS

groan, wail, whimper, sob, cry, whine, howl, keen

2‘the wind moaned in the trees’

SYNONYMS

sough, sigh, murmur, whisper, groan

3‘you're always moaning about the weather’

SYNONYMS

complain, grouse, grouch, grumble, whine, carp, mutter, murmur, whisper

informal gripe, bellyache, bitch, beef, whinge

Northern English informal mither