埋怨

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Chinese[edit]

to blame; bury blame; complain
simp. and trad.
(埋怨)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

埋怨

  1. to blame; to grumble about; to complain

Usage notes[edit]

埋怨 (mányuàn) differs from its near-synonym 抱怨 (bàoyuàn) in that the former term can be directed at both oneself and others, while the latter term can only be directed at others. Note, also, that the Mandarin reading of in 埋怨 is mán, not the usual mái.