Synonyms of complain in English:


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1‘the neighbours complained about his singing’

protest, grumble, moan, whine, bleat, carp, cavil, lodge a complaint, make a complaint, make a fuss
object to, speak out against, rail at, oppose, lament, bewail
criticize, find fault with, run down, inveigh against
Northern English mither, twine
informal kick up a fuss, kick up a stink, bellyache, beef, grouch, grouse, bitch, sound off, go on about, pick holes in
British informal whinge, gripe, grizzle, chunter, create, be on at someone
North American informal kvetch
South African informal chirp
British dated crib, natter
archaic plain over