Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Complain"

The meaning of "Complain" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does complain mean?
A: It means to say something bad about something you don't like.
Q: What does complain about mean?
A: the purpose of your protest
Q: What does complain mean?
A: I hate Mondays! I always have to wake up so early! I never get to work on time! Traffic is always so bad! They make me do so much work, I hate it!

That's complaining.
Q: What does I can't complain mean?
A: "No me puedo quejar!" Forma de decir que estás satisfecho.
Q: What does complain mean?
A: to complainというのは

文句を言うこと
不満を言うこと

この感じです

Example sentences using "Complain"

Q: Please show me example sentences with complaining and nagging.
A: Complain = quejarse
She complained about the hair in her food
People complained to the chef about the salty food

nag = molestar/fastidiar
My sister nagged her boyfriend to take her to the movies
His mother nagged him to do his homework all weekend
Q: Please show me example sentences with complain.
A: (Command) "Stop complaining!"
(formal) "I need to submit a complaint to human resources."
"I know I don't have any right to complain, but it still makes me mad."
"What are you complaining about?"
"Fine, don't listen to me. Just don't come complaining to me when your car breaks!"
Q: Please show me example sentences with can't complain.
A: I may not have a lot of extra money, but I have a car so I can't complain.
Q: Please show me example sentences with complain.
A: "Stop complaining!" "Why do you always complain?" "All you do is complain!" Hope that helped. :)
Q: Please show me example sentences with complain.
A: I always complain about running.
My brother likes to complain.
My mother doesn't want me to complain about her food.

Synonyms of "Complain" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between complain and groan ?
A: Complain is when you verbally let off emotional stress, dislike or anything negative.

"Why do you complain about your commute to work?"

Groan is a sound I hear most people make prior to complaining. It is like a sigh, but deeper.
Q: What is the difference between It's useless to complain. and It's useless complaining. ?
A: Basically, they both mean the same thing.

However, "it's useless to complain" typically means the action is already done.

it's useless complaining--> the person may still be complaining.
Q: What is the difference between complain about and complain of ?
A: Usually we complain about something. In a very formal setting, you could use either one.
Q: What is the difference between complain and gripe ?
A: gripe implies that it's not really fair to complain about, the person griping is being unreasonable.

"She started griping about the temperature, but everyone else was comfortable."

complain doesn't imply that.

"Everybody was complaining about the temperature."
Q: What is the difference between complain about and complain of ?
A: I've never heard complain of used, it's very uncommon, there is no difference in meaning though

Translations of "Complain"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I’m so tired of hearing/listening to his complain.

Which one is more natural?! Thank you!!!!
A: “I’m so tired of hearing his complain.” i more natural :)
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Other questions about "Complain"

Q: Please show me how to pronounce can’t complain .
A: Can’t complain
Q: 私も愚痴ってごめんSorry for complaining too. does this sound natural?
A: 私も愚痴ってごめん would be better translated as "I'm also sorry for complaining." or "I'm sorry for complaining too."

When you say "Sorry for complaining too" it sounds like you're adding on that you're sorry for complaining as well as something else.
例えば...
"I'm sorry for yelling... sorry for complaining too."

BUT if the person you're talking to knows someone else was also complaining it would work.
例えば...
Person 1: "Gosh! Why does he always complain?"
Person 2: "Sorry for complaining too."
Person 1: "No, it's okay. You're having a bad day, but he does it all the time."
Q: I've just been talking about my complain and didn't even hear your reasons. I'm sorry for that. does this sound natural?
A: Since complain is a verb, you do not refer to it as talking about it.
Try saying "I've just been complaining and didn't even hear your reasons. I'm sorry for that."
Q: I'm sick of your complaining. does this sound natural?
A: Another one is:
I'm sick of your whining.
Q: I complain on you does this sound natural?
A: I complain about you

Meanings and usages of similar words and phrases

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