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Principal Translations
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quejarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). (manifestar pena, dolor)complain viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  groan, moan viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 El enfermo se queja de dolor de cabeza.
 The patient is complaining about a headache.
 Esta oración no es una traducción de la original. She groaned (or: moaned) when they removed the bandage from her leg.
quejarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). (refunfuñar, gruñir)complain viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  (informal, US)gripe, carp viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  (informal, UK)moan viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  (slang)bellyache viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 Juan se queja de que su vecino hace mucho ruido.
 Juan complains that his neighbor makes a lot of noise.
 Esta oración no es una traducción de la original. He always moans about the cold weather when he travels north.
quejarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). (der: presentar querella)issue a complaint, file a complaint, submit a complaint v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
quejarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). (der: manifestar disconformidad)complain viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 
Additional Translations
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quejarse vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (presentar oposición)enter a complaint, file a complaint v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 El abogado se quejó ante el tribunal.
 The lawyer entered a complaint (or: filed a complaint) in court.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2016:

Compound Forms:
quejarse | quejar | quejarse (de)
SpanishEnglish
a quejarse,
a otro lado
exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho").
(expresa rechazo)go complain somewhere else v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  go cry on [sb] else's shoulder v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Siempre te estoy sacando las castañas del fuego. Ahora, a quejarse, a otro lado.
no poder quejarse loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (estar contento)can't complain v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (UK: slang)mustn't grumble v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 No podemos quejarnos, el proyecto salió bien.
no poder quejarse loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (tener que callar)keep your mouth shut v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  not be able to open your mouth, not be able to speak out v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Ana no podía quejarse para no alarmar a sus hijos.
no quejarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). (estar contento)not complain v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (UK: colloquial)mustn't grumble v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 No me quejo, todo me ha salido bien.
quejarse de vicio loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). coloquial (quejarse sin razón) (UK)be a whinger v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (US)be a whiner v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  complain for no reason v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Tienes salud, dinero y amor, ¡te quejas de vicio!
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