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plaints

noun
plural of plaint

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1 a crying out in grief
  • the day after the massacre the plaints of bereaved mothers and wives could be heard throughout the village

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2 an expression of dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment
  • that taxes are too high is perhaps the most perennial of plaints

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plaintiveness

plaints

plain-vanilla

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“Plaints.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/plaints. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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