GRE Word List

WHINE

complain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication)

The meaning of the word whine is complain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication).

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WordMeaning
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onomatopoeiawords formed in imitation of natural sounds
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edictdecree (especially one issued by a sovereign); official command
loathreluctant; unwilling; disinclined; Ex. Romeo and Juliet were both loath for him to go.