Translation of "whine" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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whineverb [ I ]

uk /waɪn/ us /waɪn/

to make a long, high, sad sound

发出哀鸣;发出哀叫声
Leon's dog was sitting by the door whining, so I thought I'd better take it for a walk. 利昂的狗蹲在门口呜呜直叫,所以我觉得最好带它去遛一圈。

disapproving If you whine, especially as a child, you complain or express disappointment or unhappiness repeatedly.

(尤指小孩)不停地嘀咕,哼哼唧唧
Alice, if you keep whining I won't take you - do you understand? 艾丽斯,如果你继续那样哼哼唧唧我就不带你了——明白了吧!

whinenoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /waɪn/ us /waɪn/

an unpleasant high sound or voice

刺耳的尖声
the whine of a circular saw 圆锯刺耳的尖声
She delivered the speech in a high-pitched nasal whine. 她演讲时声音尖锐刺耳,鼻音很重。

(Translation of “whine” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)