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Slang definitions & phrases for up to here

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adjective phrase

Surfeited; disgusted; fed up: I'm so up-to-here with the primaries and the TV news interviews

adverb phrase

To the utmost; excessively; in great quantity: Look, my friend, I've had it up to here with your bitching

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one has had it

[1940s+; fr the notion of being fed to excess, fed up, and with the implicit gesture of indicating one's throat as the place up to which one has had it]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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