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  • as incry
  • as incry

synonyms for whinny

  • chatter
  • cheer
  • clamor
  • groan
  • grunt
  • howl
  • outcry
  • roar
  • scream
  • shout
  • shriek
  • wail
  • whine
  • whistle
  • acclamation
  • bark
  • bawl
  • bay
  • bellow
  • cackle
  • call
  • caw
  • clack
  • cluck
  • coo
  • crow
  • ejaculation
  • exclamation
  • expletive
  • fuss
  • gobble
  • hiss
  • holler
  • hoot
  • hullabaloo
  • hurrah
  • meow
  • mewling
  • moo
  • motto
  • nicker
  • note
  • pipe
  • quack
  • report
  • ruckus
  • screech
  • song
  • squall
  • squawk
  • squeak
  • trill
  • uproar
  • vociferation
  • whoop
  • yammer
  • yawp
  • yell
  • yelp
  • yoo-hoo
See also synonyms for: whinnied / whinnying
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antonyms for whinny

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  • quiet
  • seriousness
  • silence
  • calm
  • peace
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How to use whinny in a sentence

A cruel blow of his spurred heel brought the beast almost to its knees with a whinny of pain.
THE OUTDOOR GIRLS IN THE SADDLELAURA LEE HOPE
The girls followed her example, the horses making no protest, save to whinny anxiously and crowd a little closer together.
THE OUTDOOR GIRLS IN THE SADDLELAURA LEE HOPE
A faint whinny proved that the horses had been disturbed by the increase in the illumination.
TWO BOYS IN WYOMINGEDWARD S. ELLIS
The animal stopped, looked inquiringly around, and then came forward with a pleased whinny.
TWO BOYS IN WYOMINGEDWARD S. ELLIS
From the far distance she thought she heard the beginning of a whinny in reply.
RIDERS OF THE SILENCESJOHN FREDERICK
Cavalry, it is known, are no good at night; for horses are nervous and will whinny to friend or foe when silence is imperative.
THE ISLE OF UNRESTHENRY SETON MERRIMAN
At dawn he wakens with the frightened whinny of his horse in his ears and, all awake, looks about him.
MYTHS AND LEGENDS OF OUR OWN LAND, COMPLETECHARLES M. SKINNER
When half way, he heard the whinny of a horse which he could not see.
THE MAIN CHANCEMEREDITH NICHOLSON
After they had gone far into the cave the whinny of a horse was heard.
BUNNY BROWN AND HIS SISTER SUE IN THE BIG WOODSLAURA LEE HOPE
We all laughed as he ended—himself with a whinny of laughter.
PIECES OF EIGHTRICHARD LE GALLIENNE
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