a person given to excessive complaints and crying and whining
Derivationally related forms:
squawk (for: ↑squawker), ↑grumble (for: ↑grumbler), ↑bellyache (for: ↑bellyacher), ↑snivel (for: ↑sniveller), ↑moan, ↑complain (for: ↑complainer), ↑whine (for: ↑whiner)
Hyponyms: ↑kvetch

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Moaner — Single by Underworld Released 1997 Format Vinyl record (12 ), CD …   Wikipedia

  • moaner — [[t]mo͟ʊnə(r)[/t]] moaners N COUNT (disapproval) If you refer to someone as a moaner, you are critical of them because they often complain about things. [INFORMAL] Film critics are dreadful moaners. Syn: whinger …   English dictionary

  • moaner — moan ► NOUN 1) a low mournful sound, usually expressive of suffering. 2) informal a trivial complaint. ► VERB 1) utter or make a moan. 2) informal complain; grumble. DERIVATIVES moaner noun …   English terms dictionary

  • moaner — noun see moan II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • moaner — noun one who moans …   Wiktionary

  • moaner — məʊnÉ™(r) n. one who moans, one who groans, one who produces a prolonged sigh …   English contemporary dictionary

  • moaner — See: moan …   English dictionary

  • moaner —  Grumbler …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • Moaner van Heerden — (born 18 July 1951 in Pretoria) is a former South African Rugby Union international. He played as a Lock. His son, Wikus Van Heerden, is also a South African international who currently plays for Saracens in the Guinness Premiership. External… …   Wikipedia

  • Moaner Van Heerden — (Johannes Lodewikus Van Heerden), né le 18 juillet 1951 à Pretoria (Afrique du Sud), est un ancien joueur de rugby à XV sud africain, qui joue avec l équipe d Afrique du Sud. Il évoluait au poste de deuxième ligne (1m95 103kg). Sommaire 1… …   Wikipédia en Français

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.