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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a complaint uttered in a plaintive whining way;
[syn: whimper, whine]


VERB (1)

1. cry weakly or softly;
- Example: "she wailed with pain"
[syn: wail, whimper, mewl, pule]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Whimper \Whim"per\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Whimpered; p. pr. & vb. n. Whimpering.] [Cf. Scot. whimmer, G. wimmern.] To cry with a low, whining, broken voice; to whine; to complain; as, a child whimpers. [1913 Webster] Was there ever yet preacher but there were gainsayers that spurned, that winced, that whimpered against him? --Latimer. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Whimper \Whim"per\, v. t. To utter in alow, whining tone. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Whimper \Whim"per\, n. A low, whining, broken cry; a low, whining sound, expressive of complaint or grief. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

whimper n 1: a complaint uttered in a plaintive whining way [syn: whimper, whine] v 1: cry weakly or softly; "she wailed with pain" [syn: wail, whimper, mewl, pule]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

35 Moby Thesaurus words for "whimper": bawl, blubber, boohoo, break down, burst into tears, cry, dissolve in tears, dolorous tirade, drop a tear, greet, groan, howl, jeremiad, keen, lament, moan, murmur, mutter, outcry, plaint, planctus, pule, scream, shed tears, snivel, sob, tirade, ululation, wail, wail of woe, weep, whine, yammer, yawp, yowl