statement of complaint

  • 1 complaint — com‧plaint [kəmˈpleɪnt] noun 1. [countable, uncountable] a written or spoken statement by someone complaining about something: • Our sales assistants are trained to deal with customer complaints in a friendly manner. • a letter of complaint… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 complaint — com·plaint n 1: the initial pleading that starts a lawsuit and that sets forth the allegations made by the plaintiff against the defendant and the plaintiff s demand for relief see also prayer, process, well pleaded complaint rule compare …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 complaint — [n1] statement of disagreement, discontent accusation, annoyance, beef*, cavil, CC*, charge, clamor, criticism, dissatisfaction, expostulation, fault finding, grievance, gripe, grouse, grumble, guff*, jeremiad, kick, lament, moan, objection,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 4 statement of the plaintiffs cause — index complaint Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 complaint — statement of claim иск, исковое заявление. Письменное заявление (written submission), направляемое составу арбитража истцом (claimant) …

    Glossary of international commercial arbitration

  • 6 complaint — The original or initial pleading by which an action is commenced under codes or Rules of Civil Procedure. E.g. Fed.R. Civil P. 3. The pleading which sets forth a claim for relief. Such complaint (whether it be the original claim, counterclaim,… …

    Black's law dictionary

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  • 8 Complaint — This article is about the legal usage. For complaints in other contexts, see complaint (disambiguation). Civil procedure in the United States Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Doctrines of civil procedure Jurisdiction Subject matter jurisdiction… …

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  • 9 complaint — com|plaint W3S2 [kəmˈpleınt] n [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: complainte, from complaindre; COMPLAIN] 1.) [U and C] a statement in which someone complains about something ▪ The sales assistants are trained to deal with customer… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 complaint */*/*/ — UK [kəmˈpleɪnt] / US noun Word forms complaint : singular complaint plural complaints 1) a) [countable/uncountable] a written or spoken statement in which someone says they are not satisfied with something make/file/lodge a complaint: I intend to …

    English dictionary

  • 11 complaint — com|plaint [ kəm pleınt ] noun *** 1. ) count or uncount a written or spoken statement in which someone says they are not satisfied with something: make/file/lodge a complaint: I intend to make a complaint. complaint about: Customers lodged a… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 12 complaint — noun 1 (C, U) a written or spoken statement in which someone complains about something: The sales assistants were trained to deal with customer complaints in a friendly manner. (+ about): We have received a number of complaints about your conduct …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 complaint — [[t]kəmple͟ɪnt[/t]] ♦♦♦ complaints 1) N VAR: oft N about n A complaint is a statement in which you express your dissatisfaction with a particular situation. There s been a record number of complaints about the standard of service on Britain s… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 statement — In a general sense, an allegation; a declaration of matters of fact. The term has come to be used of a variety of formal.narratives of facts, required by law in various jurisdictions as the foundation of judicial or official proceedings and in a… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 15 statement — Synonyms and related words: Parthian shot, a priori principle, account, account rendered, accounting, accounts, acquaintance, acta, address, admission, affidavit, affirmance, affirmation, allegation, anacrusis, announcement, annual, annunciation …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 16 complaint — /keuhm playnt /, n. 1. an expression of discontent, regret, pain, censure, resentment, or grief; lament; faultfinding: his complaint about poor schools. 2. a cause of discontent, pain, grief, lamentation, etc. 3. a cause of bodily pain or… …

    Universalium

  • 17 complaint*/*/ — [kəmˈpleɪnt] noun 1) [C/U] a statement that you are not satisfied with something I intend to make a complaint.[/ex] There s been a complaint about your work.[/ex] Several complaints have been made against him.[/ex] complaints that the building is …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 18 complaint — Synonyms and related words: abnormality, accusal, accusation, accusing, acute disease, affection, affidavit, affliction, ailment, allegation, allegement, allergic disease, allergy, arraignment, atrophy, bacterial disease, ban, beef, beefing,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 19 statement of case — An informal statement required of a plaintiff in a small claim s court in lieu of a formal complaint, bill, or declaration. A statement required in some states on motion for a new trial. A party moving for a new trial on the ground that the… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 20 complaint — /kəm pleɪnt/ noun a statement that you feel something is wrong ● complaints from the workforce about conditions in the factory ● When making a complaint, always quote the reference number. ● She sent her letter of complaint to the managing… …

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