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A cause or reason for complaining; a grievance:
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  1. A cause or reason for complaining; a grievance:
  2. The initial pleading of a plaintiff in a civil action that identifies the court’s jurisdiction, the alleged facts that entitle the plaintiff to relief, and the relief sought. See also ad damnum clause, bill, petition, and prayer. The initial pleading of a plaintiff in a civil action that identifies the court’s jurisdiction, the alleged facts that entitle the plaintiff to relief, and the relief sought. See also ad damnum clause, bill, petition, and prayer.
  3. (Law) A pleading setting forth the plaintiff's case or cause of action; formal charge or accusation
A circumstance thought to be unjust or injurious and ground for complaint or resentment
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  1. A circumstance thought to be unjust or injurious and ground for complaint or resentment
  2. In labor law, a complaint filed with or by a union to challenge an employer’s treatment of one or more union members. In labor law, a complaint filed with or by a union to challenge an employer’s treatment of one or more union members.
  3. A complaint or annoyance.
Meat from such an animal; specif., a whole dressed carcass
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  1. Meat from such an animal; specif., a whole dressed carcass
  2. A full-grown steer, bull, ox, or cow, especially one intended for use as meat.
  3. (Slang) A complaint or grievance
A bodily ailment or weakness:
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  1. A bodily ailment or weakness:
  2. Debility caused by ill health or advanced age. Debility caused by ill health or advanced age.
  3. The condition of being infirm, often as associated with old age; weakness or frailty:
  1. A bad mood or disposition
  2. A mild illness, the state of being indisposed
  3. A slight illness
An upset of normal function; ailment
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  1. An upset of normal function; ailment
  2. An ailment that affects the function of mind or body:
  3. A condition characterized by lack of normal functioning of physical or mental processes:
To cause irritation to (another); make somewhat angry.
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  1. To cause irritation to (another); make somewhat angry.
  2. (Archaic) To harass or disturb by repeated attacks.
  3. To harm by repeated attacks; harry; molest
To irritate, bother, or frustrate:
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  1. To irritate, bother, or frustrate:
  2. To keep bringing up, going over, or returning to (a matter difficult to solve)
  3. To cause perplexity in; baffle:
To cause (someone) to feel impatient or angry; annoy:
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  1. To cause (someone) to feel impatient or angry; annoy:
  2. (Physiology) To cause a physiological response to a stimulus in (a cell, body tissue, or organism).
  3. To be a cause of impatience or anger.
To mutter or mumble in discontent; complain in a surly or peevish manner
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  1. To mutter or mumble in discontent; complain in a surly or peevish manner
  2. To express in a grumbling discontented manner:
  3. (Intransitive) To complain; to murmur or mutter with discontent; to make ill-natured complaints in a low voice and a surly manner.
To complain or grumble morosely.
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  1. To complain or grumble morosely.
  2. To say in low, indistinct, often angry or discontented, tones
  3. To speak in low, indistinct tones without much movement of the lips, as in complaining or in speaking to oneself
To object; complain.
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  1. To object; complain.
  2. To get into or be in a state of nervous or useless activity:
  3. To trouble or worry over trifles.
To make a formal accusation or bring a formal charge; file a complaint.
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  1. To make a formal accusation or bring a formal charge; file a complaint.
  2. To find fault; declare annoyance
  3. To claim or express pain, displeasure, etc.
To grumble or sulk.
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  1. To grumble or sulk.
  2. To grumble or complain in a sulky way
  3. (Intransitive) To be grumpy or irritable; to complain.
To mutter complaints.
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  1. To mutter complaints.
  2. To behave in a grumpy manner.
  3. To complain and grumble
To make a prolonged, high-pitched sound like this
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  1. To make a prolonged, high-pitched sound like this
  2. To complain or protest in a childish or annoying fashion:
  3. To produce a sustained, high-pitched, plaintive sound, as in pain, fear, or complaint.
(Aeron.) To head (an aircraft) into a crosswind in order to counteract drift, thus causing apparent sideways motion with respect to the ground
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  1. (Aeron.) To head (an aircraft) into a crosswind in order to counteract drift, thus causing apparent sideways motion with respect to the ground
  2. To find fault; criticize someone or something.
  3. To fish for crabs; catch crabs
(Football) To kick the ball
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  1. (Football) To kick the ball
  2. To drive or move (a ball, etc.) by striking with the foot
  3. To get rid of (a habit)
(Slang) To complain or protest
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  1. (Slang) To complain or protest
  2. To complain.
To complain, especially in a whining manner.
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  1. To complain, especially in a whining manner.
  2. (Slang) To complain or grumble
  3. To complain or whine, especially needlessly.
To behave spitefully or angrily toward
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  1. To behave spitefully or angrily toward
  2. To complain; grumble.
  3. To botch; bungle. Often used with up.
(Law) A formal statement initiating a lawsuit by specifying the facts and legal grounds for the relief sought.
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  1. (Law) A formal statement initiating a lawsuit by specifying the facts and legal grounds for the relief sought.
  2. (Law) A pleading setting forth the plaintiff's case or cause of action; formal charge or accusation
  3. The initial pleading of a plaintiff in a civil action that identifies the court’s jurisdiction, the alleged facts that entitle the plaintiff to relief, and the relief sought. See also ad damnum clause, bill, petition, and prayer. The initial pleading of a plaintiff in a civil action that identifies the court’s jurisdiction, the alleged facts that entitle the plaintiff to relief, and the relief sought. See also ad damnum clause, bill, petition, and prayer.
In labor law, a complaint filed with or by a union to challenge an employer’s treatment of one or more union members. In labor law, a complaint filed with or by a union to challenge an employer’s treatment of one or more union members.
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  1. In labor law, a complaint filed with or by a union to challenge an employer’s treatment of one or more union members. In labor law, a complaint filed with or by a union to challenge an employer’s treatment of one or more union members.
  2. A circumstance thought to be unjust or injurious and ground for complaint or resentment
  3. A complaint or annoyance.
A cause for complaint.
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  1. A cause for complaint.
  2. Any of a family (Tetraonidae) of gallinaceous game birds with a round, plump body, feathered legs, feather-covered nostrils, and mottled feathers, as the ruffed grouse or sage grouse
  3. A complaint
Meat from such an animal; specif., a whole dressed carcass
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  1. Meat from such an animal; specif., a whole dressed carcass
  2. A full-grown steer, bull, ox, or cow, especially one intended for use as meat.
  3. (Slang) A complaint or grievance
(Slang) A complaint; a protest.
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  1. (Slang) A complaint; a protest.
  2. One's turn at kicking
  3. (Informal) An objection; complaint
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