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Synonyms for complaint

Synonyms for complaint

an expression of dissatisfaction or a circumstance regarded as a cause for such expression

a pathological condition of mind or body

a minor illness, especially one of a temporary nature

Synonyms for complaint

an often persistent bodily disorder or disease

(formerly) a loud cry (or repeated cries) of pain or rage or sorrow

(civil law) the first pleading of the plaintiff setting out the facts on which the claim for relief is based

(criminal law) a pleading describing some wrong or offense

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Laurio on Monday filed before the Makati Regional Trial Court a civil complaint against Sasot and Rey Joseph Nieto for 'violation of the Data Privacy Act of 2012 as well as pertinent provisions of the Civil Code with respect to breaches of the right to privacy and the right to free speech.
The civil complaint filed today seeks injunctive relief and the assessment of civil penalties.
The civil complaint alleges that the transfers were an effort to prevent Social Security Administration and Medicare officials from recovering money Cody fraudulently obtained by cashing checks intended for the late John Henry Arnold.
2) Civil Complaint to Quiet Title & for other Relief
According to News-Review reporter Sheri McWhirter, the civil complaint alleged three violations of the state's Freedom of Information Act, following a freedom of information fight that carried on for several months.
Khouli also settled a civil complaint seeking forfeiture of Egyptian and Iraqi artifacts, prosecutors said.
After an internal review, McAfee presented its findings to government lawyers, leading the Department of Justice to indict Roberts, and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to file a civil complaint against him.
Well, we are following closely a civil complaint involving Minister Kamal Nath.
If the company is not successful in negotiating a settlement the Department of Justice is expected to bring a civil complaint against Calgon Carbon, which the company has said it would "vigorously defend".
The SEC civil complaint alleges Farah diverted money to the Center Harbor Christian Church and for speculative investments for his own benefit.
The SEC sought permission in a Wednesday filing in Manhattan federal court to amend its civil complaint against 21 defendants, in what investigators have described as the largest hedge fund insider trading case ever.
The civil complaint accused the cemetery of selling burial plots without enough cemetery space to insure that adjacent graves weren't damaged.
The proposed change regarding arbitration or litigation involving persons registered with FINRA would require the reporting of allegations of sales practices complaints even if the registered person were not named in the arbitration claim or civil complaint as a respondent or defendant, Sanders writes.
Details are contained in a civil complaint filed by Facebook, Inc.
In a civil complaint, the majority stakeholders of the bank have sought a temporary restraining order to halt the actions taken by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) and the Philippine Deposit Insurance Corp (PDIC).