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repine

re·pine

repine

 
 
pronunciation:
rih paIn
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: repined, repines, repining
definition 1: to express or feel unhappiness; complain; fret.
She lay on the couch all day, repining over her misfortune.
similar words:
complain
definition 2: to have a restless yearning for something; pine.