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  • nouncomplaint
  • nounstrong hold
  • verbcomplain
  • verbpain, annoy

synonyms for gripe

  • ache
  • grievance
  • objection
  • aching
  • affliction
  • disorder
  • distress
  • groan
  • grouse
  • grumble
  • illness
  • indisposition
  • infirmity
  • moan
  • pain
  • pang
See also synonyms for: griping
  • moan
  • squawk
  • nag
  • carp
  • grumble
  • mutter
  • murmur
  • bellyache
  • grouse
  • groan
  • fuss
  • whine
  • yawp
  • crab
  • grouch
  • yammer
  • take on
  • kvetch
  • blow off
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antonyms for gripe

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  • comfort
  • good health
  • happiness
  • health
  • pleasure
  • well-being
  • compliment
  • flattery
  • praise
  • please
  • soothe
  • praise
  • compliment
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How to use gripe in a sentence

Fellow critics, like Vulture’s Kathryn VanArendonk and Decider’s Meghan O’Keefe, have posited that Ted Lasso’s weekly release could be to blame for the spike in these gripes.
WHY DOES EVERYBODY HATE ‘TED LASSO’ ALL OF A SUDDEN?KEVIN FALLONAUGUST 27, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
My only small gripe with the rear controls is that they’re not visible to the user while the mic is in use, so unless you’ve memorized each switch’s location, you need to pivot the mic or physically move your body to gain access.
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Attacked by sadistic rustics with a social media gripe, the owner of the Facebook-like ConFab tells Pickett that if he dies in the wilderness at least “it’ll go viral.”
FIVE THRILLERS TO READ NOW — AND SOONRICHARD LIPEZMARCH 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Peer Khan uttered the fatal words, and Ghuffoor Khan wrestled out his last agony under my never-failing gripe.
CONFESSIONS OF A THUGPHILIP MEADOWS TAYLOR
The pincers gripe, the pliers handle; the one is like the closed hand, the other like the fingers.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
It was safe enough for a high-ranking labman to gripe about Security—in fact, it was more or less expected.
SECURITYPOUL WILLIAM ANDERSON
What has posterity done for us / That we, lest they their rights should lose, / Should trust our necks to gripe of noose?
DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS FROM ANCIENT AND MODERN, ENGLISH AND FOREIGN SOURCESJAMES WOOD
It is weaker than Barbadoes or even hepatic aloes, and is more apt to gripe, &c., than the latter.
COOLEY'S CYCLOPDIA OF PRACTICAL RECEIPTS AND COLLATERAL INFORMATION IN THE ARTS, MANUFACTURES, PROFESSIONS, AND TRADES..., SIXTH EDITION, VOLUME IARNOLD COOLEY
We gape, we grasp, we gripe, add store to 10 store; / Enough requires too much; too much craves more.
DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS FROM ANCIENT AND MODERN, ENGLISH AND FOREIGN SOURCESJAMES WOOD
With a trembling, but eager gripe, he seized the paper, as a miser would seize the deeds of an estate on which he has a mortgage.
NIGHT AND MORNING, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
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WORDS RELATED TO GRIPE

  • allegation
  • arraignment
  • attribution
  • beef
  • blast
  • bum rap
  • censure
  • citation
  • complaint
  • denunciation
  • dido
  • exposé
  • gripe
  • impeachment
  • imputation
  • incrimination
  • indictment
  • insinuation
  • recrimination
  • roar
  • rumble
  • slur
  • squawk
  • stink
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