And we revert to form and complain about how our political leaders bailed out AIG or the auto industry.
The international community will complain loudly, to no avail.
But Seapunk diehards may not have the right to complain if celebrities endorse their imagery.
complain too much and you could find your work permit cancelled and your right to remain in Singapore withdrawn.
The only way to get real traction on the peace process is to recognize reality, and not complain about what we wish could happen.
The emperor, Alexius, intending to complain, sent messengers to Peter.
Should it be ever so unhappily, will it be prudence to complain or appeal?
Shall I complain, or only remind you how all right and wrong is confused?
His subordinate officers may complain that they have had no fighting.
But we cannot complain of this critical activity, however misplaced.
late 14c., "find fault, lament," from stem of Old French complaindre "to lament" (12c.), from Vulgar Latin *complangere, originally "to beat the breast," from Latin com-, intensive prefix (see com-), + plangere "to strike, beat the breast" (see plague (n.)). Older sense of "lament" died out 17c. Related: Complained; complaining.