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How to Pronounce whines?

Correct pronunciation for the word "whines" is [wˈa͡ɪnz], [wˈa‍ɪnz], [w_ˈaɪ_n_z].

What are the misspellings for whines?

"Whines" in context

Whines are a form of vocalization that are often used to communicate distress, pain, or displeasure. It can also be used to communicate punctuation or can indicate stress. Whines can often be heard when an animal is in need of something or is feeling discomfort or distress. In humans, whines are usually heard as a form of complaining or an indication of discontent. In some cases, whines may be used to identity desire or when begging.

Whines are usually described as higher pitched than cries. They may also sound more drawn-out and louder than typical sounds. They often sound like different forms of whining and complaining.

What are similar-sounding words for whines?

Usage over time for whines:

This graph shows how "whines" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.


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