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whimper 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Verb
/ˈ(h)wimpər/,
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whimpering, present participle; whimpered, past tense; whimpers, 3rd person singular present; whimpered, past participle;
  1. (of a person or animal) Make a series of low, feeble sounds expressive of fear, pain, or discontent
    • - a child in a bed nearby began to whimper
  2. Say something in a low, feeble voice expressive of such emotions
    • - “He's not dead, is he?” she whimpered
Noun
  1. A low, feeble sound expressive of such emotions
    • - she gave a little whimper of protest
  2. A feeble or anticlimactic tone or ending
    • - their first appearance in the top flight ended with a whimper rather than a bang

  1. a complaint uttered in a plaintive whining way
  2. wail: cry weakly or softly; "she wailed with pain"
  3. A low intermittent sob; To cry or sob softly and intermittently; To say something in a whimpering manner
  4. (whimpering) to make weak,crying noises