Thesaurus / complaining
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
She messaged a friend to ask whether any of her classmates had complained.
VIRGINIA CHEMISTRY TEACHER ASKED STUDENTS TO INSERT ‘NEON . . . NECK’ TO DESCRIBE HOW GEORGE FLOYD DIEDHANNAH NATANSONNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
If nobody complains, there is rarely proactive investigation or enforcement.
INSIDE THE LIVES OF IMMIGRANT TEENS WORKING DANGEROUS NIGHT SHIFTS IN SUBURBAN FACTORIESBY MELISSA SANCHEZNOVEMBER 19, 2020PROPUBLICA
In January, several women came forward as a group to complain about his behavior.
UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH WOMEN WHO REPORTED SEXUAL HARASSMENT BY FORMER PROVOSTSUSAN SVRLUGANOVEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Rattled by the letter, Rhine complained to Jung, who tried to track down the critical piece but found no evidence of its existence.
THE SYNCHRONICITY OF WOLFGANG PAULI AND CARL JUNG - ISSUE 93: FORERUNNERSPAUL HALPERNNOVEMBER 18, 2020NAUTILUS
In early 2018, Apple confirmed it had been intentionally throttling the speeds of some older phones to avoid battery-related problems and offered cheap battery upgrades to extend the life of many handsets after customers complained.
APPLE TO PAY $113 MILLION TO SETTLE CLAIMS OVER IPHONE ‘BATTERYGATE’VERNE KOPYTOFFNOVEMBER 18, 2020FORTUNE
When she first complained about Clarkson’s behavior, she didn’t necessarily want it to become public, she said, only for the invitations and messages and visits to stop.
JUNIOR STAFFER SAYS TOP ALASKA OFFICIAL TOLD HER TO KEEP ALLEGATIONS OF MISCONDUCT SECRETBY KYLE HOPKINS, ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWSNOVEMBER 18, 2020PROPUBLICA
After the developer complained publicly, Apple said the app could stay as long as it followed other app-review guidelines.
APPLE TO CUT APP STORE FEES IN HALF FOR MOST DEVELOPERSVERNE KOPYTOFFNOVEMBER 18, 2020FORTUNE
She complained that the tweets weren’t labeled quickly enough and that their language was too weak.
SENATORS ATTACK FACEBOOK AND TWITTER OVER LABELING ELECTION MISINFORMATIONDANIELLE ABRILNOVEMBER 17, 2020FORTUNE
WORDS RELATED TO COMPLAINING
- huffy irascible
- out of sorts peevish
- thin-skinned touchy
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