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complaint

com·plaint

complaint

 
pronunciation:
km pleInt
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an instance of complaining.
synonyms:
beef, criticism, gripe, kick, lament, plaint
similar words:
animadversion, cavil, demur, grievance, groan, grouse, grumble, harangue, jeremiad, lamentation, moan, murmur, objection, protest, quibble, reproof, tirade
definition 2: a cause for grievance.
synonyms:
grievance
similar words:
displeasure, dissatisfaction, gripe, grouse, injustice, peeve, protest, wrongdoing
definition 3: a cause of bodily discontent or pain.
synonyms:
affliction, ailment, condition, disability, disease, infirmity, malady
similar words:
debility, disorder, grouse, illness, indisposition, infection, sickness, syndrome
definition 4: in law, a formal charge.
synonyms:
charge, grievance, indictment, plaint
similar words:
accusation, allegation, claim, gravamen, suit