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Definition of "complained" []

  • Simple past tense and past participle of complain. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "complained" in a sentence
  • "After police pursued the Jeep and it crashed, Hamlin complained of neck and back pain, D.C. police said."
  • "You forgot to mention that, when McCain complained about how he'd never seen such a terrible thing before in the Senate, Senator Carl Levin pointed out that the ten-minute rule had been enforced just a few hours earlier that very day."
  • "McCain complained that while every single major reform bill that's been passed in the history of this country has been bipartisan ... there's no bipartisanship here."