fed

1 [fed]
verb
1.
simple past tense and past participle of feed.
Idioms
2.
fed up, impatient; disgusted; bored: They were fed up with the same old routine.
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fed1 (fɛd)
 
vb
1.  the past tense and past participle of feed
2.  informal fed to death, fed to the teeth, fed up to the teeth, fed to the back teeth, fed up to the back teeth bored or annoyed

fed2 (fɛd)
 
n
slang (US) an agent of the FBI

Fed (fɛd)
 
n
informal (US) the Fed the Federal Reserve Bank or Federal Reserve Board

fed up
 
adj
informal (usually postpositive) annoyed, discontented, or bored: I'm fed up with your conduct

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Word Origin & History

fed up
see feed (v.).

fed
1788, short for Federalist; as colloquial for official of the federal government, from 1916, especially, after 1930s, of FBI agents.
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Abbreviations & Acronyms
fed
federal agent
Fed
Federal Reserve System
FED
  1. field emission device

  2. field-emitting diode

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Example sentences
He is so bad now that one of the other dogs has now started to nip him as she's
  fed up with him as well.
Fear is a powerful inducer but after awhile, when the monster doesn't show up
  at the door, the public gets fed up and turns away.
Whenever people get fed up with war, it reverberates back.
Fed up with the bureaucracy, he simply instructed his staff to take them out,
  adding precious workspace.
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