plaint


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plaint

1. Archaic a complaint or lamentation
2. Law a statement in writing of grounds of complaint made to a court of law and asking for redress of the grievance
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Bring in brother John, and let him hear the plaints which have been urged against him.
Within, the sea, as if agitated by an internal commotion, leaped in peaked mounds that jostled each other, slapping heavily against her sides; and a low moaning sound, the infinite plaint of the storm's fury, came from beyond the limits of the menacing calm.
In the forefront could be distinguished a drowsy waking plaint passing on, and far off the growth of a multiple clamour, marching and expanding.
He added not, and from her turn'd, but EVE Not so repulst, with Tears that ceas'd not flowing, And tresses all disorderd, at his feet Fell humble, and imbracing them, besaught His peace, and thus proceeded in her plaint.
It was so sudden and so dreadful, Arthur," poor Miss Lydia began, pouring out her little plaints, and Arthur sat down to listen with impatient patience.
She remembered, dimly, the blight of hard times in the past, and the plaints of fathers and mothers in those days returned to her with a new significance.
The complainant said that the seven persons named in her plaint barged into her house with deadly weapons around 9.
En 2015, 2014 et 2012, Donald Trump s'etait plaint sur Twitter de ne jamais avoir ete selectionne par Time.
Government has millennium development goals and created a help line 1099 in 2015 for free call to the masses to plaint their grievances.
The plaint had been seen as an effort to replace Sereno with a Supreme Court Chief that would be more friendly and acceptable to the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte.
Chaque soir, a partir de 20h precise, les robinets sont a sec, et a ce qu'il parait c'est encore en raison des travaux[beaucoup plus grand que], se plaint un habitant de la cite des 500 logements a Ain El Bey.
With the city government awash with cash from past collections, Bautista's plaint sounded disgustingly hollow.