moan about

moan about something

to complain about something. What are you moaning about? I am not moaning about anything.
See also: moan
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Since that decision was unequivocally taken by the ECB more than a decade ago, it seems a bit churlish to moan about it now.
Wade was unhappy at some heckling from the partisan home crowd but Anderson fired back and said: "People moan about the Scottish crowd.
They moan about the lights and deccies going up too soon.
YOU SAID: Have people got nothing better to do than moan about noise during some construction work?
In fact, we could even have to find something new to moan about.
When I woke up on Wednesday morning to hear the excellent news of our thumping victory in the Fourth Test, people were phoning and texting in to the radio station to moan: moan about how it doesn't matter, moan that the two sides aren't the two best in the world so it doesn't count, moan that England have a couple of South African-born players, moan that if there are only two teams playing then it isn't like a World Cup victory.
I have to say, however, there's nothing quite like a good old moan about all sorts of things that deserve being soundly moaned at.
Now author Juliana Foster has been so inspired by the website that she's written a new book, Moan About Men, a funny foray into the full repertoire of men's intensely irritating habits.
That means all those who are moaning about them getting a free pass have even less to moan about.
We may moan about booking our car in for an NCT test and having to get new lights or whatever.
I'm not going to moan about Simon Cowell, I say, 'Good for Simon Cowell'.
Moan about the lovely hot weather: We pray for sunshine and when it comes it's greeted with comments like, "It's way too hot to sit on a train in a suit" or "I can't believe I've got to be indoors on a day like today.
He had a moan about it and said he expected a longer fare than that.
AS YOU age, you'd think you'd run out of things to moan about.
In his reply he says - and I quote - "have you nothing to do all day except moan, moan, moan about cats?