Synonyms of grievance in English:

grievance


See US English definition of grievance

See UK English definition of grievance

noun

1‘civil disorder could be the result of a real or imagined grievance’

SYNONYMS
injustice, unjust act, wrong, injury, ill, offence, disservice, unfairness, evil, outrage, atrocity, damage
affront, insult, indignity

2‘the phone line lets callers air grievances about public services’

SYNONYMS
complaint, criticism, objection, protestation, charge, protest, grumble, moan, cavil, quibble, problem
grudge, ill feeling, hard feeling, bad feeling, resentment, bitterness, rancour, pique, umbrage
informal grouse, gripe, grouch, niggle, beef, bone to pick, chip on one's shoulder
British informal whinge
North American informal crow to pluck
literary plaint
ANTONYMS

commendation