whinny

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From whine.

Noun[edit]

whinny (plural whinnies)

  1. A gentle neigh.
    • Tennyson
      The stately horse [] stooped with a low whinny.

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Verb[edit]

whinny (third-person singular simple present whinnies, present participle whinnying, simple past and past participle whinnied)

  1. (transitive, intransitive, of a horse) To make a gentle neigh.

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