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gripe

1. a sudden intense pain in the intestines; colic
2. Nautical the lashings that secure a boat
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In automobile industry there are many small pieces (clamping devices, gripers etc.
Under-the-counter books produced a nation of gropers; not gripers or grocers but gropers.
The gripers seem to think fortnightly collections are a violation of our human rights and anything but a weekly collection just isn't civilised.
We have been told that the critical retirees are simply gripers, disappointed in their military careers.
Lawyers for gripers agree that the threat of a lawsuit is often enough to make operators shut down their sites.