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gripe
American English: /ɡraɪp/
British English: /ɡrʌɪp/

Translation of gripe in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (complaint) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • These are all relatively minor gripes, admittedly.
    • Our minor gripes were far out-weighed by some superb service and good quality food.
    • Though it seemed a legitimate gripe, complaining did no good.
  • 2
    also: gripes plural
    (stomach pain)
    retorcijones (masculine plural) or (Spain) retortijones (masculine plural)
    Example sentences
    • Plenty of time for late night blogging while coping with teething, chronic gripe and insomnia from 4am feeds.
    • Andres was suffering from gripe and sinus problems for a couple weeks.
    • When I brought him home he slept and then he started to cry loudly and I thought he had gripe.

intransitive verb

transitive verb

  • (American English) [colloquial]it gripes me to see the way he eats
    me da asco verlo comer

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