bellyaching


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bel·ly·ache

 (bĕl′ē-āk′)
n.
1. Pain in the stomach or abdomen; colic.
2. Informal A whining complaint.
intr.v. bel·ly·ached, bel·ly·ach·ing, bel·ly·aches Slang
To complain, especially in a whining manner.

bel′ly·ach′er n.

bellyaching

(ˈbɛlɪeɪkɪŋ)
n
constant complaining
Translations

bellyaching

[ˈbelɪˌeɪkɪŋ] Nquejas fpl constantes
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IF there's a sound of the British summer more soothing than birdsong, it's that of the Australian cricketing fraternity whingeing and bellyaching.
If the job is done right the first time, there will be no bellyaching or ungrateful citizens.
Well, after all my bellyaching and moaning and nerves last week, the launch party for my new novel Straight White Male turned out to be a total blast.
When managers start bellyaching about too many games and burn-out, and clamouring for a winter break, this summer's excursions halfway across the world will be conveniently forgotten.
Next time you hear one of these yocal's bellyaching, remind them 2012 is the 75th anniversary of Pittman-Robertson.
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15 each way and the council are bellyaching about savings.
LABOUR'S activists keep bellyaching on about Tory millionaires but Labour's big shots haven't done too badly since 1997.
At the time, a fellow member was reported saying: "While the rest of us were celebrating the amazing feeling of being owners of a Derby winner, we had Freud bellyaching about how little money he was going to receive.
So far, this bellyaching sounds like so many sour grapes from a work force unused to being held accountable.
I'd keep my head down and try prove how responsible you are, instead of bellyaching about what is or isn't unfair.