- v.抱怨，诉苦，投诉( complain的过去式和过去分词 ); 申诉，控诉，抗议; 诉说，申诉，控告[后面常跟从句];
Harrison complained that his colleagues ganged up on him.
Though Sybbis complained bitterly, Mama would not let up on her.
He complained a little of a nagging pain between his shoulder blades.
The investigators complained about the difficulties of squeezing information out of residents.
Detainees complained of being given food which is inedible.
Cohen complained that Kravis was muscling in on his deal.
"I do everything you ask of me," he complained.
He complained of a nagging pain between his shoulder blades.
"How many times have I heard that before?" Merchant complained angrily.
Other theatre-goers complained Joan was on stage for just half an hour.
Beach users have complained about people walking their dogs on the sand.
Many visitors complained of his bad manners and self-importance.
Nancy liked it well enough, but complained about the color.
He complained of chest pain.
He complained of an earache.
Mr Jobs had a reputation as a control freak （怪人）, and his critics complained that the products and systems he designed were closed and inflexible, in the name of greater ease of use.
In spite of the user-friendliness of Apple products, critics complained that they were
He tells the story of a patient, a first-time mother who complained that her young son was always clinging to her, wrapping himself around her legs wherever she went.
If we complained about not having what another kid did, we'd hear something like, "I don't care what so–and–so got for his birthday, you are not getting a TV in your room/a car for your birthday/a lavish sweet-16 party."
2016年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
When we complained about the terrible smell, dad said the stronger the manure, the healthier the crops, and he was right.
2015年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文收起真题例句