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Flashcards in Lesson 72 Deck (11):
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This is just not on!

Not acceptable

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This is shameful

Should make you feel embarrassed and guilty

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Complain about

Express dissatisfaction or annoyance

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Protest about

Strongly express complaint, disapproval or disagreement

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Object to

Be against something or someone

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Remonstrate with somebody / remonstrate about something

Complain to someone / complain about something (formal)

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Find fault with

Criticize or complain about even small mistakes

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Grumble about

Complain in a quiet but angry way

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Gripe about

To complain continuously; (informal)

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Grouse about

To complain, usually often (informal)

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Whinge about

Complain persistently (informal)