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carp -- as in: carped incessantly
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Gone with the Wind
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  • Ellen, by soft-voiced admonition, and Mammy, by constant carping, labored to inculcate in her the qualities that would make her truly desirable as a wife.

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  • By November Piedmont had evidently tired of my carping and unrelenting bitching about conditions at the school.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • "Ma chere, I serve a man who multiplied the loaves and fishes"—he smiled, nodding at the pool, where the swirls of the carps’ feeding were still subsiding—"who healed the sick and raised the dead.
    Diana Gabaldon  --  Outlander

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