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kvetch

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of kvetch

  1. 1 a person who makes frequent complaints usually about little things <according to the kvetch on the bus tour, there was little about Europe that was satisfactory> Synonyms baby, bellyacher, complainer, fussbudget, fusser, fusspot, griper, grumbler, crybaby, kvetcher, sniveler, whinerRelated Words bawler, bleater, moaner, screamer, squawker, wailer, weeper; crab, grump, malcontentNear Antonyms happy camper

  2. 2 an expression of dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment <vainly hoped that his mother would spare him another kvetch about still being single> Synonyms beef, bitch, bleat, carp, fuss, grievance, gripe, grouch, grouse, grumble, holler, complaint, lament, miserere, moan, murmur, plaint, squawk, wail, whimper, whine, whinge [British], yammerRelated Words challenge, demur, expostulation, kick, niggle [chiefly British], objection, protest, quibble, remonstrance, stinkNear Antonyms commendation, compliment, plaudit; acclaim, applause, praise; approval, endorsement (also indorsement), sanction




kvetch

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of kvetch

  1. to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely <a chronically resentful person who seems to look for things to kvetch about> Synonyms beef, bellyache, bitch, bleat, carp, caterwaul, crab, croak, fuss, gripe, grizzle, grouch, grouse, growl, grumble, grump, holler, inveigh, keen, kick, complain, maunder [chiefly British], moan, murmur, mutter, nag, repine, scream, squawk, squeal, wail, whimper, whine, whinge [British], yammer, yawp (or yaup), yowlRelated Words object (to), protest, quarrel (with); cavil, quibble; fret, stew, worry; blubber, cry, sob; bemoan, bewail, deplore, lamentNear Antonyms accept, bear, countenance, endure, take, tolerate; applaud, cheer, commendAntonyms crow, delight, rejoice




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