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fed up

adjective (usually predicative)

  • 1.1 (exasperated) See examples:fed up (with somebody/something/-ing) I'm fed up (with) hearing the same old excuses
    estoy harta de oír siempre las mismas excusas
    to get fed up
    1.2 (displeased, despondent) (British English) she didn't win and she's very fed up about it
    no ganó y está muy disgustada
    I'm (feeling) generally fed up today
    hoy estoy algo deprimido or alicaído

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