sick to death

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sick to death of (something)

Exceedingly wearied by, bored of, or exasperated with something. I'm sick to death of doing my boss's errands. If something doesn't change soon, I'm going to quit! I was all gung-ho about this graduate program when I first began, but I must admit that I've grown sick to death of these boring lectures.
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sick to death (of someone or something)

totally disgusted with someone or something. I am sick to death of your constant bickering. This reporting about the scandals in the government just has me sick to death.
See also: death, sick

sick to death

very annoyed by something and unwilling to put up with it any longer. informal
See also: death, sick

sick to death

verb
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References in classic literature ?
As for the baroness, he was sick to death of her, especially since she'd taken to offering continually to lend him money.
He'd have got sick to death of her in three months.
The prince, when he heard the story afterwards, felt that he had never yet come across so wonderful a humorist, or such remarkable brilliancy as was shown by this man; and yet if he had only known it, this story was the oldest, stalest, and most worn-out yarn, and every drawing-room in town was sick to death of it.
Do, for mercy sake, stop talking about Polly, I 'm sick to death of it," cried Fanny, snappishly.
And we're all sick to death of women and their votes.
It means that I'm sick to death of you all and I want to be alone," Raskolnikov answered calmly.
I love every single one of you here, I love the media but I'm absolutely sick to death of you.
It reflects the mood of those who are sick to death of being bossed around by this useless, bloated, corrupt and undemocratic power.
I am sick to death of these people wasting my hard earned money.
He then stood up, grabbed a microphone, and declared: "Listen, I'm Tyson Fury, I'm the best heavyweight on the planet, this idiot is getting knocked spark out and I'm sick to death of this.
However, I am sick to death of the sob stories that accompany these reality talent shows, especially when people are made to tell us how they are doing it for their mum and dad who have supported them through thick and thin or because they love their son/daughter so much and they are doing it all to give them a better life.
I am sick to death of cleaning up other people's dropped litter.
I am sick to death of doing television programmes fronted by nitwits" - Sir Roy Strong, former director of the National Portrait Gallery and the Victoria & Albert Museum.
and it is fronted by that vacuous woman gushing" Art expert Brian Sewell takes a swipe at TV presenter Fiona Bruce "I am sick to death of doing television programmes fronted by nitwits" Sir Roy Strong, former director of the National Portrait Gallery and the Victoria & Albert Museum "There is no God-given rule saying you have got to have a well-performing economy.
I'M sick to death of talking about my f***ing relationship," snarls foulmouthed fishwife Lauren Goodger as The Only Way Is Essex staggers towards its farcical conclusion.