gripe synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term gripe:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. gripe, kick, beef, bitch, squawkverb

    informal terms for objecting

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

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

    complain

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

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.

    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

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

    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.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. gripeverb

    Synonyms:
    seize, clutch, grasp, clasp, snatch, lay hold of

  2. gripeverb

    Synonyms:
    press, compress, squeeze, pinch, hold fast

  3. gripeverb

    Synonyms:
    pain, distress, pinch, straighten, give pain to

  4. gripenoun

    Synonyms:
    grasp, clutch, hold, seizure

  5. gripenoun

    Synonyms:
    affliction, distress, griping, pinching

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. GRIPE

    Synonyms:
    Group for Research in Pathology Education



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