Definitions for complain

Definitions for (verb) complain

Main entry: complain

Definition: make a formal accusation; bring a formal charge

Usage: The plaintiff's lawyer complained that he defendant had physically abused his client

Main entry: sound off, kvetch, kick, quetch, plain, complain

Definition: express complaints, discontent, displeasure, or unhappiness

Usage: My mother complains all day; She has a lot to kick about

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