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verb [intransitive] British informal whinge pronunciation in British English /wɪndʒ/
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present tense
I/you/we/theywhinge
he/she/itwhinges
present participlewhingeing
past tensewhinged
past participlewhinged
  1. to complain, especially in a way that annoys other people
    whinge about:

    He’s always whingeing about something or other!

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whinge

 whinge pronunciation in British English noun [countable]
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singularwhinge
pluralwhinges

whinger

noun [countable]
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singularwhinger
pluralwhingers

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a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck

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