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Related to repiner: convoluted
intr.v. re·pined, re·pin·ing, re·pines
1. To be discontented or low in spirits; complain or fret.
2. To yearn after something: Immigrants who repined for their homeland.
[Middle English repinen, to be aggrieved : re-, re- + pinen, to yearn; see pine2.]
a person who repines