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complaining

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in protesting, whining

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complaining

verb
present participle of complain

Synonyms & Antonyms of complaining (Entry 2 of 2)

to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely
  • the time-honored tradition of new recruits complaining about the food in the mess hall

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“Complaining.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/complaining. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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