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whinge

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwhingewhinge /wΙͺndΚ’/ verb (present participle whingeing or whinging) [intransitive] πŸ”Š πŸ”Š British EnglishCOMPLAIN to keep complaining in an annoying waywhinge about πŸ”Š Stop whingeing about the situation and accept it. β€”whinge noun [countable] πŸ”Š His tale is one long whinge about his own suffering. β€”whinger noun [countable]β†’ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
whingeβ€’ He's always whinging about being underpaid.β€’ Are girls encouraged to whinge and cry instead of getting angry?β€’ Shearer, a tough nut not inclined to whinge, said his ankle was like a pudding.β€’ Nick was a pain in the neck. He did nothing but whinge the whole trip.β€’ He thought he'd like to see her again as long as she didn't whinge too much about sexism.
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Verb table
whinge
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theywhinge
he, she, itwhinges
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywhinged
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave whinged
he, she, ithas whinged
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad whinged
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill whinge
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have whinged
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam whingeing
he, she, itis whingeing
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you, we, theyare whingeing
Past
I, he, she, itwas whingeing
you, we, theywere whingeing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been whingeing
he, she, ithas been whingeing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been whingeing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be whingeing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been whingeing
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