whimper - definition and synonyms

verb 

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/ˈwɪmpə(r)/
present tense
I/you/we/theywhimper
he/she/itwhimpers
present participlewhimpering
past tensewhimpered
past participlewhimpered
  1. [intransitive]

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    to make small sounds of pain, fear, or sadness
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    1. a.
      [transitive] to say something in a voice that expresses pain, fear, or sadness

      ‘I want my mummy,’ the child whimpered.

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