complainverb [I]uk /kəmˈpleɪn/ us /kəmˈpleɪn/
- Over three hundred listeners phoned in to complain about the programme.
- Teachers complain that more of their time is taken up with administration than with teaching.
- They were afraid to complain about the noise in case they annoyed the neighbours.
- She was complaining about all the sex and violence on television.
- After her fall she complained that she couldn't bend her leg properly.