Synonyms of whine in English:

whine


See definition of whine

noun

1‘the dog gave a small whine’

SYNONYMS

whimper, wail, cry, mewl, groan, moan, howl, yowl

2‘the whine of an electric motor’

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hum, drone, singing, note

3‘a constant whine about the quality of public services’

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

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

Northern English informal mithering


verb

1‘a child was whining’

SYNONYMS

wail, whimper, cry, sob, mewl, groan, moan, howl, yowl

2‘the lift began to whine’

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hum, drone, sing

3‘he's always whining about the state of the country’

SYNONYMS

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

informal gripe, bellyache, bitch, beef, whinge

Northern English informal mither