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Antonyms for gripe
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Wiktionary

  1. gripeverb

    To complain; to whine.

    Synonyms:
    whine, complain, bitch

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. gripe

    To catch is to come up with or take possession of something departing, fugitive, or illusive. We catch a runaway horse, a flying ball, a mouse in a trap. We clutch with a swift, tenacious movement of the fingers; we grasp with a firm but moderate closure of the whole hand; we grip or gripe with the strongest muscular closure of the whole hand possible to exert. We clasp in the arms. We snatch with a quick, sudden, and usually a surprising motion. In the figurative sense, catch is used of any act that brings a person or thing into our power or possession; as, to catch a criminal in the act; to catch an idea, in the sense of apprehend or comprehend. Compare ARREST.

    Antonyms:
    fail of, fall short of, give up, let go, lose, miss, release, restore, throw aside, throw away

    Synonyms:
    apprehend, capture, catch, clasp, clutch, comprehend, discover, ensnare, entrap, grasp, grip, lay hold of (on, upon), overtake, secure, seize, snatch, take, take hold of

    Preposition:
    To catch at a straw; to catch a fugitive by the collar; to catch a ball with the left hand; he caught the disease from the patient; the thief was caught in the act; the bird in the snare.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. gripe

    Antonyms:
    abandon, relax, soothe, ease, relieve

    Synonyms:
    grasp, seize, clutch, gnaw, pain, squeeze, screw, pinch, lay hold of

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gripe, kick, beef, bitch, squawkverb

    informal terms for objecting

    "I have a gripe about the service here"

    Synonyms:
    charge, squawk, beef, kicking, cunt, rush, beef cattle, bang, recoil, boeuf, kick, boot, thrill, flush, bitch

  2. gripe, bitch, grouse, crab, beef, squawk, bellyache, hollerverb

    complain

    "What was he hollering about?"

    Synonyms:
    bitch, screak, shout, grouse, holler out, backbite, hollo, skreigh, skreak, shout out, squawk, bellyache, crab, holler, yell, call, beef, scream, cry, squall, screech

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. GRIPE

    Synonyms:
    Group for Research in Pathology Education

How to use gripe in a sentence?

  1. Mike Conaway:

    We'll get criticized for that. But you could also get criticized of putting it out piecemeal. There's no easy right answer, all at once, then everybody's got the same gripe.

  2. Kristen Lee Costa:

    If you’re branded as being too argumentative, it will cause people to take you less seriously—even when you have a rational, legitimate gripe, it leads to low trust, and as a result, people will often avoid you.

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