Synonyms for plaint

Synonyms for (noun) plaint

Synonyms: wail, lament, lamentation, plaint

Definition: a cry of sorrow and grief

Usage: their pitiful laments could be heard throughout the ward

Similar words: complaint

Definition: (formerly) a loud cry (or repeated cries) of pain or rage or sorrow

Synonyms: plaint

Definition: (United Kingdom) a written statement of the grounds of complaint made to court of law asking for the grievance to be redressed

Similar words: allegation

Definition: (law) a formal accusation against somebody (often in a court of law)

Usage: an allegation of malpractice

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