gripe v. griped, grip·ing, gripes 1. Informal To complain naggingly or petulantly; grumble. 2. To have sharp pains in the bowels. ———- In this instance I am referring to the former definition, but I didn’t know the latter was also true, so I decided to include it. Many people will know that I am a grammar Nazi. This was developed through my time at university and can...