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Re: Raring to go

Posted by Nita on March 08, 2002

In Reply to: Raring to go posted by John Pomeranz on March 08, 2002

: "Raring to go" -- where did it come from?

: Possible guess is that it's equestrian -- "rearing to go" -- as in a hard to hold horse, but only a guess.

: John

There is actually something about that covered on this site -
http://www.phrases.org.uk/meanings/201900.html