Usage examples for complain

  1. I should not feel that I had any right to complain if they did. – Doctor Cupid by Rhoda Broughton
  2. The earth did not know that there was any other way of living, and so she did not complain. – The Book of Nature Myths by Florence Holbrook
  3. How terrible, a child who can not complain, whom men can not help! – Timar's Two Worlds by Mór Jókai
  4. If I am late on such an occasion, he has indeed cause to complain of me. – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  5. Now, it's my opinion that you complain altogether too much, and fancy you are a great deal worse than you really are, when all you want is exercise. – Homestead on the Hillside by Mary Jane Holmes
  6. Mrs. Lambert, anyhow, has had nothing to complain of so far. – A Journal of Impressions in Belgium by May Sinclair
  7. You must not complain yet, Chanito; you'll see what it will be when we reach the stream. – Adventures of a Young Naturalist by Lucien Biart
  8. Never mind;- I do not mean to complain. – The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope
  9. But it's not for me to complain. – The Chief Legatee by Anna Katharine Green
  10. So divide fairly, or I'll complain of you to- morrow to Jungfrau Reginchen, who will soon bring you to reason. – The Children of the World by Paul Heyse
  11. I-" " You did, Jimmie, you did, and- and I never was so glad over you that you did complain. – Gaslight Sonatas by Fannie Hurst
  12. I may sink under the trial; but I will not complain. – Mary Wollstonecraft by Elizabeth Robins Pennell
  13. There was nobody to complain to, for she knew Tess could not aid her. – The Corner House Girls on Palm Island by Grace Brooks Hill Thelma Gooch
  14. But one mustn' complain, May- mornin's." – The Delectable Duchy by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  15. If you won't complain, I am sure that I have no right to, Anna. – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  16. Who would dare complain? – A Republic Without a President and Other Stories by Herbert Ward
  17. The men had little to complain of while they were here. – A Prisoner in Turkey by John Still
  18. She loved to hear people complain of hard times. – The Goose Man by Jacob Wassermann
  19. The governor may complain that the public expect too much; the public may complain that the governor does too little. – Eight Years' Wandering in Ceylon by Samuel White Baker