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.
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.