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The second reason is that, by imagining history class as a pep rally or a gripe session, we squeeze the history out of it.
WE TEACH STUDENTS HOW TO UNDERSTAND THE U.S., NOT TO LOVE IT — OR HATE ITDANIEL IMMERWAHRDECEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
My brother-in-law's wife recently shared a boatload of gripes this sister-in-law has about me, including horrible things she said about my children.
CAROLYN HAX: SHE’S TIRED OF BEING A TONGUE-BITER AROUND A BACKBITERCAROLYN HAXNOVEMBER 22, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The biggest gripe skiers have had in recent years is overcrowding.
HOW COVID-19 COULD ACTUALLY BE GOOD FOR SKIINGMARC PERUZZINOVEMBER 20, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
The rest seemed reluctant to identify themselves as they peppered county officials with gripes.
ROBIN KEMP LOST HER NEWS JOB IN CLAYTON COUNTY, GA. — BUT SHE KEPT REPORTING THE NEWS. IT PAID OFF ON ELECTION WEEK.REIS THEBAULTNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Slogans like “All Cops Are Bastards” and “Blue Lives Matter” have pitted activists against police in ways that fire past the other’s legitimate gripes and poison the well for actual change, even if well-intended.
AMERICAN ANGER: TOO HOT TO HANDLE?NICK FOURIEZOSSEPTEMBER 27, 2020OZY
But Altamont ran between them, and griping the old lady by her arm, dragged her to the door.
MEMOIRS OF MR. CHARLES J. YELLOWPLUSHWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
In another instant his conqueror had one knee on the chest of the fallen man, and both hands were griping his throat.
SWORD AND GOWNGEORGE A. LAWRENCE
I dun und forgit; I'm mo'est sho Hanner is ergwine to ax fer sperrets fur her griping missury.
THE BROKEN SWORDDENNISON WORTHINGTON
Griping stint would never have been tolerated by the hospitable master, and virtuous plenty only was admitted by the prudent wife.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXVIII. FEBRUARY, 1843. VOL. LIII.VARIOUS
The warriors made their bit-griping steeds over the mountains fly, through the unknown Murkwood.
THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GRIPING

  • blue
  • complaining
  • crabby
  • disaffected
  • disgruntled
  • displeased
  • disquieted
  • disturbed
  • exasperated
  • fed up
  • fretful
  • griping
  • kvetching
  • malcontent
  • malcontented
  • miserable
  • perturbed
  • picky
  • restless
  • ungratified
  • upset
  • vexed
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