complaint
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complaint(
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pleynt
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (statement of dissatisfaction)
a. la queja
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
b. el reclamo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
c. la reclamación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (legal)
a. la denuncia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
b. la querella
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(in court)
3. (medicine)
a. la dolencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
b. la afección
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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complaint
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (grievance)
a. la queja
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to have cause or grounds for complainttener motivos de queja
to lodge or make a complaint (against somebody)presentar una queja (contra alguien)
2. (illness)
a. el afección f, problema
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
she suffers from a skin complainttiene un problema de piel
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complaint [kəmˈpleɪnt]
noun
1 (statement of dissatisfaction) queja (f); (to manager of shop etc) reclamación (f); (to police) denuncia (f)
I had no complaints about the service no tenía ninguna queja del servicio; to have cause for complaint tener motivo de queja; to make or lodge a complaint reclamar; formular una queja
reason for complaint
2 (cause of dissatisfaction) motivo (m) de queja
3 (Med) (illness) mal (m); dolencia (f)
a kidney complaint a heart complaint a bowel complaint
modifier
complaints book (n) libro (m) de reclamaciones
complaints department (n) sección (f) de reclamaciones
complaints procedure (n) procedimiento (m) para presentar reclamaciones
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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file a complaint
presentar una denuncia
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