Definition of whimper :
1. A low, whining, broken cry; a low, whining sound, expressive of complaint or grief.
2. To cry with a low, whining, broken voice; to whine; to complain; as, a child whimpers.
3. To utter in alow, whining tone.
lament (part of speech: verb)
- The baby woke and began to whimper. - "Weighed and Wanting", George MacDonald.
- I've done all the damage I could and I'm not going to whimper. - "The Heart's Kingdom", Maria Thompson Daviess.
- Good- evening, good- evening, murmured a number of voices, German and French, and the old dressmaker, standing up, her face haggard under the gas, took both Fanny's hands with a whimper: It will never be done! - "The Happy Foreigner", Enid Bagnold.