Translation of "whine" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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whineverb [ I ]

uk /waɪn/ us /waɪn/

to make a long, high, sad sound

Leon's dog was sitting by the door whining, so I thought I'd better take it for a walk. 利昂的狗蹲在門口嗚嗚直叫,所以我覺得最好帶牠散散步。

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

Alice, if you keep whining I won't take you - do you understand? 愛麗斯,如果你繼續那樣嘀嘀咕咕,我就不帶你了——明白了吧!

whinenoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /waɪn/ us /waɪn/

an unpleasant high sound or voice

the whine of a circular saw 圓鋸刺耳的尖聲
She delivered the speech in a high-pitched nasal whine. 她演講時聲音尖銳刺耳,鼻音很重。

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