complain used as a verb active: “Where, then, alas, may I complain myself” RICHARD II., i. 2. 42 ( “as Mr. M. Mason observes, is a literal translation of the French phrase, me plaindre,” STEEVENS) ; “And what I want it boots not to complain,” RICHARD II., iii. 4. 18.
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