What is another word for Complained?

Pronunciation: [kəmplˈe͡ɪnd] (IPA)

When expressing dissatisfaction or airing grievances, one can use a variety of synonyms for the word "complained". For example, one can "protest" against something, "grumble" about a situation, "bemoan" one's lot, "gripe" about an issue, "moan" about a problem, "whine" about a circumstance, or "lament" a challenge. It is also possible to "mutter" under one's breath, "whinge" about something, or "carp" about a difficulty. Additionally, one can "criticize" a situation, "condemn" an action, "denounce" a policy, "object" to a decision, or "challenge" an outcome. All of these words can be used interchangeably with "complained" to convey a sense of dissatisfaction or dissent.

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What are the hypernyms for Complained?

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Usage examples for Complained

"I don't know what ails Miss Merton," Complained Muriel.
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester
I Complained to Miss Seymour, their captain.
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester
Blumenthall Complained that he was short, himself, and would buy if he could, rather than sell.
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B. M. Bower

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