carp about (someone or something)

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carp about (someone or something)

To complain about someone or something, especially in a way that others find annoying. Oh boy, which dead president is Grandpa carping about today? If you hate your job so much, quit carping about it and look for a new one!
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carp about someone or something

to complain about someone or something. You are always carping about all your petty problems at work. Stop carping about Randy!
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No ``Fahrenheit 9/11'' nom, nor complete ``Passion of the Christ'' snub, while ``The Sea Inside'' was little seen and relegated to the foreign language ghetto (expect carping about its win to begin today), and ``Kinsey'' only nabbed one nomination.