French translation of 'whine'
- [of person, dog]
- [of siren, engine]
- [animal, person] (= whimper)
- [siren, engine]
- (informal) [person, child] (= complain)
pleurnicherto whine about sth
pleurnicher sur qch
⇒ They were whining about their problems.
Ils pleurnichaient sur leurs problèmes.
Example Sentences Including 'whine'
The whine in her voice gave him hope; the plea seemed languorous, a bit coaxing.Dansville
He turned and looked back the way we'd come, and gave a low, sad whine.Time of the Wolf
Outside the excellent soundproofing of her flat, she could hear the whine of the lift machinery.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
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Translation of whine from the Collins English to French Dictionary