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Whimper

Apr 26, 2016 11:07 IST

    Meaning: to cry with low, plaintive, broken sounds

    Now let us understand the meaning of this word through a picture

    Image Source: doglistener.co.uk

    She left the puppy in whimper due to her unexpected demise!

    Pronunciation: hwim-per, wim

    Usage/Example: 1. The Broadcast Media Law ended with a whimper yesterday but there was still time for a last tussle in Congress (Source: Buenos Aires Herald)

    2. 2015-2016 ski season ends with a whimper. Snow-making Berkshire East fared better than crosscountry venues (Source: The Recorder)

    3. It seemed the 32-year-old was going to leave his boyhood club with a whimper and a bit of sympathy this summer when his loan expired. (Source: ESPN FC)

    Related Words (Synonyms)

    Here we have represented the synonyms using an analogy which is related. The moon and stars are related to each other

    Unrelated Words (Antonyms)

    (Here we have represented the antonyms of this word using an analogy which is unrelated. The sun and clouds are opposites of each other)

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