In his New Hampshire victory speech Romney whined that President Obama “divides us with the bitter politics of envy.”
Even the Huffington Post whined back on May 14: “Will Obama Hold Another Press Conference?”
In the latest episode of Kourtney and Kim Take Miami, Kardashian whined about West receiving public blame for her bad outfits.
Whitman whined: "The things that I have been called in this campaign, it's not fair to the voters of California."
Michael Sam has one big advantage over the aging NFL execs who whined to SI.
Solomon got up, whined, turned from the door, and jumped into Mrs. Yellam's lap.
He whined pleadingly, and scurried playfully in and out of the underbrush.
The door was shut, but Woof knew that doors frequently opened if one scratched at them and whined persuasively.
It whined unsteadily a few moments then broke off completely.
He whined and cringed to his own offspring, and begged him to give him the bottle.
Old English hwinan "to whiz or whistle through the air" (only of arrows), also hwinsian "to whine" (of dogs), ultimately of imitative origin (cf. Old Norse hvina "to whiz," German wiehern "to neigh"). Meaning "to complain in a feeble way" is first recorded 1520s. Related: Whined; whining.
1630s, from whine (v.).