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Thank you for your service, I'd like to know the meaning of this sentence:"
"the children were fed up". the sentence came when they wanted to go to shopping with their dad.
fed up. Disgusted, unable or unwilling to put up with something. For example, I'm fed up--let's leave right now. Of these colloquial expressions, fed up, alluding to being overfull from having overeaten, dates from about 1900.[HoughtonMifflin]
In the context of your example, the children were cross because they had to go shopping (?)