Synonyms for Whining:
grieving, groaning, weeping, crying, clamoring, wailing, moaning, sobbing, Sighing, Bewailing, Ululating, snuffling, Bemoaning, mourning, sniffling, lamenting, Whimpering.
shrieking, squeaky, high-pitched, treble, strident, ear-piercing, penetrating, grating, jarring, creaky, reedy, hoarse, acute, scraping, whistling, jangling, screeching, piercing, Caterwauling, squealing, cutting, shrill, raucous, rasping, screaming, harsh, scratching.
sniffling, Whimpering, weeping, Decrying, wailing, sobbing, clamoring, Bewailing, Bemoaning, Ululating, groaning, agonizing, mourning, lamenting, crying, grieving, snuffling, Sighing, moaning, longing.
Usage examples for whining
After the gentleman expired, and his corpse had been removed, the dog repeatedly entered the apartment, making a mournful, whining noise; he continued his researches for several days through all the rooms of the house, but in vain. – Illustrative Anecdotes of the Animal Kingdom by Samuel Griswold Goodrich