Definitions For Complaint


  • (criminal law) a pleading describing some wrong or offense
  • (civil law) the first pleading of the plaintiff setting out the facts on which the claim for relief is based
  • An expression of grievance or resentment
  • (formerly) a loud cry (or repeated cries) of pain or rage or sorrow
  • An often persistent bodily disorder or disease; a cause for complaining
  • A statement that you are unhappy or not satisfied with something
  • The act of saying or writing that you are unhappy or dissatisfied with something
  • Something to be unhappy about : something that people complain about

Is Complaint a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Complaint is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Complaint in a Sentence

  • The board has received a number of complaints about the new policy.
  • The company has a system to handle customer complaints.
  • The lack of parking spaces is a common complaint among the city's residents.

Synonyms for Complaint

Antonyms for Complaint

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