complainer complainer  /kəm ˈpleɪ nər/


  • (n) a person given to excessive complaints and crying and whining


  • Co-worker and #8217;s attitude irritates

    Q.: I went on a work trip with a friend, and it was disastrous. The organizers did a poor job, but that wasn't the worst of it. My friend is such a major complainer that rather than make the best of it, all he did was point out what was going wrong and moan about it.
    on October 4, 2013     Source: Fort Wayne News-Sentinel


  1. "The best position for me is hunched over," Creamer said. "I'm not a big complainer, but one more day - that's what I keep telling myself."
    on Nov 22, 2008 By: Paula Creamer Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "If this work was hard or overwhelming, if she ever felt any loneliness in so often being the first, you never would've known it," Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama said. "Because Stephanie was not a complainer. She always had...
    on Aug 30, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Washington Post

  3. "I would think that I am going to be judged at least somewhat by it," McCain told reporters on his bus. "The irony of ironies, I was the biggest complainer about the way it was being conducted at the time, but life is not fair."
    on Mar 15, 2007 By: John McCain Source: Guardian Unlimited

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