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

The meaning of "Gripe" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Before I gripe too much, I will confess that my older brother gave me a pretty neat graduation gift. mean?
A: What part are you having trouble understanding?

Example sentences using "Gripe"

Q: Please show me example sentences with gripe.
A: what he's always griping about is his house and the couch.
Q: Please show me example sentences with gripe.
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Q: Please show me example sentences with gripe.
A: All of the workers were *griping* about the new regulations.

The students *griped* that they had too much homework.

Synonyms of "Gripe" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between gripe and complain ?
A: There is no difference. Its more common to use the word complain.
Q: What is the difference between gripe and complain ?
A: Gripe and complain are the same thing. Gripe has the feeling of a less good natured complaint.

Translations of "Gripe"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? gripe
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? gripe
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? gripe ou gripada
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? gripe
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? gripe
A: @Fany_glez: cold

Other questions about "Gripe"

Q:
I trusted him and he went out on me. What's his gripe? Well, we can get along without him!

What does "went out on me" mean in the above sentence?
Is this a fixed idiom? and natural?

A: this sounds a little weird, but I'm guessing it's supposed to say "flipped out on me," which means he exploded in anger and yelled at you or something, even though he shouldn't have.
Q: I griped that he didn't even listen to me. does this sound natural?
A: You wouldn't use griped like this.

I complained that he didn't even listen to me. This sounds better.
Q: What does "legitimate gripe" mean?
A: Understandable complaint; reasonable complaint

Meanings and usages of similar words and phrases

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