Übersetzung von “complain” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

complain

verb transitive-intransitive complain /kəmˈpleɪn/
to express unhappiness
se plaindre

We can't complain about the weather.
On ne peut pas se plaindre du temps

She complained that she had nothing to do.
Elle s'est plainte de n'avoir rien à faire.

I'm going to complain to the waiter.
Je vais me plaindre au serveur.

complain of

verb phrasal complain of [ kəmˈpleɪn ˌʌv, əv ]
to say you are bothered physically by sth
se plaindre / souffrir de

He had been complaining of chest pain.
Il s'était plaint / souffrait d'une douleur dans la poitrine.

(Übersetzung von “complain” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

complain

verb /kəmˈplein/

to state one’s displeasure, dissatisfaction etc

se plaindre
I’m going to complain to the police about the noise.

(with of) to state that one has (pain, discomfort etc)

se plaindre (de)
He’s complaining of difficulty in breathing.
complaint noun

(a statement of one’s) dissatisfaction

plainte
The customer made a complaint about the lack of hygiene in the food shop.

a sickness, disease, disorder etc

maladie
He’s always suffering from some complaint or other.

(Übersetzung von “complain” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)