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complain
British English: /kəmˈpleɪn/
American English: /kəmˈpleɪn/

Translation of complain in French:

intransitive verb

  • (informally)
    se plaindre (to à) (about de)
    (officially) se plaindre (to auprès de)
    faire une réclamation (to à)
    (of pain, illness, symptom) se plaindre (of de)
    to complain that …
    se plaindre parce que …
    I complained that the water was cold
    je me suis plaint parce que l'eau était froide
    stop complaining!
    arrête de te plaindre
    to complain to the police about something
    porter plainte à la police au sujet de quelque chose
    ‘how's life?’—‘oh, I can't complain’
    ‘comment ça va?’—‘oh, je n'ai pas à me plaindre’
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