get (one's) fill

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get (one's) fill

To have, consume, or experience as much (of something) as one desires or is able to. Make sure you get your fill of cake—we made plenty for everyone! I've gotten my fill of people giving me advice about my love life. A: "Would you like any more of this curry?" B: "No, thank you, I've gotten my fill."
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get one's fill

Also, have one's fill. Be satisfied; have enough (or more than enough) of something. For example, I love opera-I can never get my fill of it, or He's had his fill of dirty jobs. This expression alludes to having enough (or too much) to eat. [Mid-1500s] Also see fed to the gills.
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NEW YORK -- For those who have gotten their fill of vampires thanks to the "Twilight'' series of books and movies, "Vampire Academy'' offers a different world and back story.
By the time the Japanese League games come on at night, the baseball fans have gotten their fill from lunch and aren't so interested,'' said Hirokazu Higuchi, an L.
They will also probably feel that they've gotten their fill from the band members themselves; Steve Jones, Paul Cook, original member Glen Matlock and even his replacement, Vicious (via an interview Temple conducted in 1978), have their say, although they are inevitably overshadowed, still, by Lydon, who engagingly relates his version of the truth and has no shortage of regard for the significance of the Pistols' cultural contributions.
For seniors who still haven't gotten their fill of thrill, Knott's has a roster of white knucklers from which to choose including GhostRider(R), one of the world's highest-rated wooden roller coasters; 30-story Supreme Scream(R); Perilous Plunge(TM), the world's tallest, steepest and wettest water ride; and Xcelerator(SM), a high-octane launch roller coaster that sends riders 0-80 mph in 2.
Judging by the announced attendance of 18,921 at the Rose Bowl, many fans must have gotten their fill of soccer during the morning telecast of Mexico's 5-0 victory over El Salvador.
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