Definition of moany in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈməʊni/

adjective (moanier, moaniest)

informal, chiefly British
Tending to grumble or complain, typically about trivial issues: they came across as a moany, joyless bunch I don’t want to get a reputation for being moany
More example sentences
  • I think they'd say I was a miserable moany old git at the best of times.
  • Anyway, that's my little moany rant out of the way for today.
  • How tedious and teenage of my brain to come up with such moany nonsense.

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