Definition Of whine
a long, high-pitched complaining cry.
the dog gave a small whine
give or make a long, high-pitched complaining cry or sound.
the dog whined and scratched at the back door
Example Of whine
a constant whine about the quality of public services
A precise sound, it gained coherence and Padlin realized he was not hearing a whine or a howl or a growl but a phrase.
After what seemed like a very long time, the whine of the engine changed pitch and they seemed to descend.
All she ever did was constantly whine about how these ‘losers’ kept bugging her.
Amara could hear her voice rising to a shrill whine , as it always did when she was upset.