Friday, September 05, 2008

Commonly used words in the Henderson Household


Pronounced: [bey-bee-wahyn-n]

1. to utter a low, usually nasal, complaining cry or sound, as from
uneasiness, discontent, peevishness, etc from an infant or very young
The kids are babywhinin' because they want to stay longer at the park.
2. to snivel or complain in a peevish, self-pitying way:
You need to stop babywhinin' and go to bed.
3. to utter with or as if with a whine:
MaMa is babywhinin' because the house is a mess again.
4. a whining utterance, sound, or tone:
Babywhinin' is a constant presence in our home.
5. a feeble, peevish complaint:
The babywhinin' is driving me crazy!

Pronounced: [wahyn-n-uh-kin]

Interchangeable with babywhinin'


Pronounced: [bey-bee-luhv-in]

What I do an awful lot of with my three babywhinin' whineken's at home.