Expression of grief, regret pain, censure, or resentment; cause or subject of complaint; pain and uneasiness in the body; disease representation of injuries; accusation.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (noun) (n.) (noun)
In law, a formal charge against a party; an expression of grief or pain; ailment.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (noun) (n.) (noun)
Expression of grief, regret, & c.; murmuring; fault- finding; a bodily ailment; a charge against any one or a thing, & c.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (noun) (n.) (noun)
A complaining: an expression of grief: a representation of pains or injuries: a finding fault: the thing complained of.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (noun) (n.) (noun)
An expression or grief, pain, or injury; accusation; disease.
- The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894. (noun) (n.) (noun)

Usage examples:

And he was a man who could not bear to speak about money, or to make any complaint as to money.
- Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
" You will not have that complaint to make against the next item of evidence," said Thorndyke.
- The Mystery of 31 New Inn by R. Austin Freeman
I suppose you'll swear to the complaint Brennan."
- Comrade Yetta by Albert Edwards