gripe, kick, beef, bitch, squawkverb
informal terms for objecting
charge, squawk, beef, kicking, cunt, rush, beef cattle, bang, recoil, boeuf, gripe, kick, boot, thrill, flush, bitch
gripe, bitch, grouse, crab, beef, squawk, bellyache, hollerverb
bitch, screak, shout, grouse, holler out, backbite, hollo, skreigh, skreak, shout out, squawk, gripe, bellyache, crab, holler, yell, call, beef, scream, cry, squall, screech
gripeverbTo complain; to whine.
whine, complain, bitch
English Synonyms and Antonyms
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.
apprehend, capture, catch, clasp, clutch, comprehend, discover, ensnare, entrap, grasp, grip, lay hold of (on, upon), overtake, secure, seize, snatch, take, take hold of
fail of, fall short of, give up, let go, lose, miss, release, restore, throw aside, throw away
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.
Dictionary of English Synonymes
seize, clutch, grasp, clasp, snatch, lay hold of
press, compress, squeeze, pinch, hold fast
pain, distress, pinch, straighten, give pain to
grasp, clutch, hold, seizure
affliction, distress, griping, pinching
Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD
Group for Research in Pathology Education