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Princeton's WordNet

  1. complaining(a), complaintiveadjective

    expressing pain or dissatisfaction of resentment

    "a complaining boss"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Complaining

    of Complain

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    Rank popularity for the word 'complaining' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4542

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of complaining in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of complaining in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of complaining in a Sentence

  1. Emeasoba George:

    Complaining about your problems rather than devicing solutions to deal with them will only make you to live in a perpetual defeat/frustration.

  2. Anna Bauch:

    The messages were erased by the next morning, and many students began complaining.

  3. De Mistura:

    So the ball goes back to those who have been complaining about terrorism and (we're) saying what about all of you helping us to solve politically the crisis in Syria.

  4. Hillary Clinton:

    With political people … there was a lot of complaining about Dodd-Frank, but there was also a need to do something for political reasons, if you were an elected member of Congress and people in your constituency were losing jobs and shutting businesses and everybody in the press is saying it's all the fault of Wall Street, you can't sit idly by and do nothing.

  5. William Temple:

    Man alone is born crying, lives complaining, and dies disappointed.

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    weak or sickly person especially one morbidly concerned with his or her health
    • A. lacerate
    • B. sesquipedalian
    • C. dicotyledonous
    • D. valetudinarian

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