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fed upadjective [after verb]

uk   /ˌfed ˈʌp/ us   /ˌfed ˈʌp/ informal
B2 bored, annoyed, or disappointed, especially by something that you have experienced for too long: I'm fed up with my job. He got fed up with all the travelling he had to do.

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fed upadjective

us   /ˈfed ˈʌp/ infml
annoyed or disgusted by something that you have experienced for too long: I’m just fed up with his excuses for not getting his work done.
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Translations of “fed up”
in Arabic سَئم, مُتْخَم…
in Korean 지긋지긋한…
in Portuguese farto, cheio…
in Catalan fart…
in Japanese 飽き飽きした…
in Chinese (Simplified) 厌倦的, 厌烦的, 失望的…
in Turkish bıkmış, bıkkın, usanmış…
in Russian сытый по горло…
in Chinese (Traditional) 厭倦的, 厭煩的, 失望的…
in Italian stufo, scocciato…
in Polish znudzony, ≈ mieć dość…
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