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kvetch

noun

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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

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2 an expression of dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment
  • vainly hoped that his coworker would spare him another kvetch about being overworked

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kvetch

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of kvetch (Entry 2 of 2)

to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely
  • a chronically resentful person who seems to look for things to kvetch about

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The first known use of kvetch was circa 1950

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“Kvetch.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/kvetch. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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