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  • n. One who whinges.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A kind of hanger or sword used as a knife at meals and as a weapon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A dirk or long knife.

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  • Another usage on longé.

    January 19, 2010

  • "He had received a whinger, or short sword, as his share of the weaponry, and was practicing drawing and sheathing it as he spoke."
    —Diana Gabaldon, Dragonfly in Amber (NY: Delacorte Press, 1991), 795

    January 3, 2010

  • Someone who complains to a whingee.

    August 5, 2008