whinny definition by Webster's New World
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intransitive verb whinnied, whinnying
to neigh in a low, gentle, contented way
Origin: probably echoic
to express with a whinny
noun pl. whinnies
the whinnying of a horse, or a similar sound
whinny definition by American Heritage Dictionary
verb whin·nied , whin·ny·ing, whin·nies verb, intransitive
To neigh, as a horse, especially in a gentle tone.verb, transitive
To express in a whinny.noun pl. whin·nies
The sound made in whinnying; a neigh.
Origin: Probably akin to whine, to whinny.