verbwhin·nied, whin·ny·ing, whin·nies
To neigh, as a horse, especially in a gentle tone.
To express in a whinny.
The sound made in whinnying; a neigh.
Origin of whinnyProbably akin to whine, to whinny.
- A gentle neigh.
(third-person singular simple present whinnies, present participle whinnying, simple past and past participle whinnied)
- (intransitive, of a horse) To make a gentle neigh.