Complaint in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Complaint

The act of complaining. | A grievance, problem, difficulty, or concern. | (law) In a civil action, the first pleading of the plaintiff setting out the facts on which the claim is based;The purpose is to give notice to the adversary of the nature and basis of the claim asserted.

Short Example Sentences for Complaint

  • 1. So far she could make no complaint against him. 🔊
  • 2. He had certainly no cause for complaint upon this score. 🔊
  • 3. Again the complaint returns, and the operation is repeated. 🔊
  • 4. Let us part in peace, without complaint and without anger. 🔊
  • 5. I've no complaint to make. 🔊
  • 6. I'll make a complaint against you to him himself. 🔊
  • 7. The real cause of complaint is the absence of fair fixed taxation demands. 🔊
  • 8. He attributed it in part to Ferdy's complaint of him. 🔊

How to use Complaint in Sentences?

  • 1. No prosecution for adultery can be commenced but on complaint of the husband or wife. 🔊
  • 2. And as this knight was lodged with this lady she made her complaint to him of these two knights. 🔊
  • 3. Her only complaint is a persistent idea that she may at any time get a child. 🔊
  • 4. The main complaint as regards plantation rubber is that it varies excessively in this respect. 🔊
  • 5. Turn to me, and not to others, when you think that you have cause of complaint against me or mine. 🔊
  • 6. The cure of a complaint of this description appeared to me more than doubtful, even impossible. 🔊
  • 7. He was all for going to the Governor to-day and making a complaint against you. 🔊
  • 8. The result was a general complaint of hard times, poverty, and insufficient money. 🔊
  • 9. I daresay he thought I was attending to that part of it, registering a complaint for both of us. 🔊
  • 10. But I said nothing about it, knowing that a complaint to the baron would have been futile. 🔊
  • 11. Instead, when Kate finally replied, there was an almost peevish complaint in her tone. 🔊
  • 12. Is it true that Dearsley Sahib makes no complaint of these latter things having been done? 🔊
  • 13. I suppose the pleasures of complaint increase in proportion to the folly and impropriety of complaining. 🔊
  • 14. The chief complaint to be made against the writers of these verses is that they so rarely strayed from their subject. 🔊
  • 15. The chief grounds of complaint were that he was no longer young and that recently he had not been active in political contests. 🔊
  • 16. She had no complaint to make now of the usurpation of her authority or the lack of actual executive service that was required of her. 🔊
  • 17. The last ground of complaint is dependent upon the style of preparation of the original layers of crepe. 🔊
  • 18. Disgusted and desponding, he yet refrained from aggravating by complaint the sorrows of his mother and his sister. 🔊
  • 19. There was also what was called the complaint of nullity, in case the prescribed form of the proceedings had been violated. 🔊
  • 20. He had no complaint to bring against this invariably tolerant prince, and to defy the formidable monarch would have been sheer madness. 🔊
  • 21. The only complaint as to these was that the German accompanying the party was a non-commissioned instead of a regular officer. 🔊
  • 22. Isn't that precisely the poor girl's complaint that everybody wants to use her as a sort of telephone connection with the other world? 🔊
  • 23. Old damaged corn and single grains scattered along the roads are eaten, but there is no complaint of doves doing injury to fields of growing grain. 🔊
  • 24. Although the newspapers complained of the censorship, there was only one general complaint from the people in the British press. 🔊
  • 25. In this can be discovered every cause of resentment and every variety of {72} complaint which the thirteen colonies were ready to put forward. 🔊
  • 26. There was in France, as elsewhere, considerable complaint in the earlier days as to the delivery of parcels. 🔊
  • 27. No murmur, however, escaped them, nor did a complaint reach me, that was intended to indicate that they had done all they could do. 🔊