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1. Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0
Jeremianic, annoyed, bad-tempered, beefing, bellyaching, bemoaning, bitching, blubbering, cantankerous, carping, catty, censorious, choleric, complaining, complaintful, crabbing, crabby, cranky, critical, criticizing, croaking, cross, crotchety, crusty, crying, disappointed, discontented, disgruntled, displeased, dissatisfied, dyspeptic, envious, faultfinding, finical, finicky, fractious, fretful, fussy, griping, grouchy, grousing, growling, grumbling, grumpy, howling, huffy, hypercritical, ill-humored, ill-natured, ill-tempered, irascible, irritable, irritated, lamenting, lamentive, malcontent, malcontented, moanful, mournful, murmuring, muttering, nagging, naggy, out of humor, peevish, perverse, pettish, petulant, piqued, plaintive, plangent, puling, quarrelsome, querulant, rebellious, resentful, restive, restless, shrewish, snappish, sorrowful, sour, splenetic, sulky, testy, touchy, ululant, unaccepting, unaccommodating, uneasy, unfulfilled, ungratified, unhappy, unsatisfied, vixenish, vixenly, wailful, wailing, waspish, weeping, whimpering, whining, whiny
Dictionary Results for querulous:
1. WordNet® 3.0 (2006)
querulous
    adj 1: habitually complaining; "a whiny child" [syn: fretful,
           querulous, whiney, whiny]

2. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Querulous \Quer"u*lous\, a. [L. querulus and querulosus, fr.
   queri to complain. Cf. Cry, v., Quarrel a brawl,
   Quarrelous.]
   1. Given to quarreling; quarrelsome. [Obs.] --land.
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   2. Apt to find fault; habitually complaining; disposed to
      murmur; as, a querulous man or people.
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            Enmity can hardly be more annoying that querulous,
            jealous, exacting fondness.           --Macaulay.
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   3. Expressing complaint; fretful; whining; as, a querulous
      tone of voice.
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   Syn: Complaining; bewailing; lamenting; whining; mourning;
        murmuring; discontented; dissatisfied.
        [1913 Webster] -- Quer"u*lous*ly, adv. --
        Quer"u*lous*ness, n.
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