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Synonyms for croak
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English Synonyms and Antonyms3.0 / 1 vote

  1. croak

    To complain is to give utterance to dissatisfaction or objection, express a sense of wrong or ill treatment. One complains of a real or assumed grievance; he may murmur through mere peevishness or ill temper; he repines, with vain distress, at the irrevocable or the inevitable. Complaining is by speech or writing; murmuring is commonly said of half-repressed utterance; repining of the mental act alone. One may complain of an offense to the offender or to others; he remonstrates with the offender only. Complain has a formal and legal meaning, which the other words have not, signifying to make a formal accusation, present a specific charge; the same is true of the noun complaint.

    Synonyms:
    complain, find fault, growl, grumble, grunt, murmur, remonstrate, repine

    Antonyms:
    applaud, approve, commend, eulogize, laud, praise

    Preposition:
    Complain of a thing to a person; of one person to another, of or against a person for an act; to an officer; before the court; about a thing.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. croak

    Synonyms:
    complain, murmur, grumble

    Antonyms:
    crow, whistle, sing, chirp, chuckle, cackle, rejoice

Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. croak, croakingverb

    a harsh hoarse utterance (as of a frog)

    Synonyms:
    croaking

  2. die, decease, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass, kick the bucket, cash in one's chips, buy the farm, conk, give-up the ghost, drop dead, pop off, choke, croak, snuff itverb

    pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life

    "She died from cancer"; "The children perished in the fire"; "The patient went peacefully"; "The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of 102"

    Synonyms:
    fall, function, come about, perish, murmur, give way, elapse, hold out, pass out, run, go past, lead, top, give out, put across, go by, devolve, conk out, operate, cronk, travel, occur, last, die, scrag, fade, go away, excrete, reach, go, move, spend, rifle, slide by, asphyxiate, foul, breathe out, turn over, run low, die out, plump, legislate, happen, egest, fret, authorise, exceed, fleet, pass away, get out, drop dead, overstep, endure, give, draw, make it, congest, blend in, run short, pop off, get going, locomote, back up, choke off, expire, make pass, suffocate, grumble, slip away, authorize, live, return, cash in one's chips, kick the bucket, blend, go out, fail, fall out, hap, slip by, go on, sink, eliminate, lapse, belong, mutter, clog, pass off, give-up the ghost, go bad, become flat, survive, blow over, get, take place, gag, snuff it, overhaul, throttle, become, go through, evanesce, live on, communicate, hand, clog up, run out, choke, swoon, fit, go across, sound, overtake, transcend, glide by, gnarl, exhale, extend, start, depart, decease, faint, stifle, pall, pass, proceed, break down, clear, exit, conk, stall, travel by, buy the farm, hold up, pass along, break, go along, surpass, guide, pass by, leave, strangle, work, pass on

  3. croak, cronkverb

    utter a hoarse sound, like a raven

    Synonyms:
    go, perish, conk, mutter, pass away, cash in one's chips, kick the bucket, give-up the ghost, drop dead, exit, pop off, buy the farm, murmur, cronk, die, choke, gnarl, pass, expire, snuff it, honk, decease, grumble

  4. murmur, mutter, grumble, croak, gnarlverb

    make complaining remarks or noises under one's breath

    "she grumbles when she feels overworked"

    Synonyms:
    go, perish, snuff it, rumble, decease, mutter, pass away, cash in one's chips, choke, mussitate, scold, grumble, cronk, drop dead, maunder, exit, pop off, growl, buy the farm, murmur, conk, grouch, die, give-up the ghost, pass, expire, gnarl, kick the bucket, mumble

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. croakverb

    Synonyms:
    murmur, complain, grumble, repine

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. croakverb

    Synonyms:
    forebode, decry, complain, grumble

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Translations for croak

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  • نقArabic
  • gorbagor olmaq, qəbərməkAzerbaijani
  • умирам, грача, убивам, квакам, крякамBulgarian
  • rauc, raucarCatalan, Valencian
  • kvækDanish
  • quaken, krepierenGerman
  • κοάζω, κράζω, κουάξ, κρωγμόςGreek
  • palmarla, palmar, croarSpanish
  • raakkua, korahtaa, korahdella, kurnuttaaFinnish
  • croasser, clamser, crever, coasser, coac, buterFrench
  • grágIrish
  • croakHindi
  • menguakIndonesian
  • gracidare, gracidio, gracchiare, crepareItalian
  • ケロケロ, くたばる, ゲロゲロ鳴くJapanese
  • de pijp uit gaan, sneven, kwakenDutch
  • grasnada, grasnido, grasno, grasnado, grasnar, grasnirPortuguese
  • ква-ква, хрип, квакать, каркать, замочить, кокнуть, сдохнуть, сдыхать, хрипеть, квакRussian
  • kväka, kväkSwedish
  • vıraklamaTurkish
  • kêu ủaVietnamese

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