raring

adjective
rar·​ing | \ ˈrer-ən How to pronounce raring (audio) , -iŋ \

Definition of raring

: full of enthusiasm or eagerness ready and raring to go

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Examples of raring in a Sentence

The kids are raring to get to work on the tree house. She's been raring to go since dawn.

First Known Use of raring

1909, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for raring

from present participle of English dialect rare to rear, alteration of English rear

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The first known use of raring was in 1909

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“Raring.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/raring. Accessed 24 Feb. 2020.

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raring

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English Language Learners Definition of raring

informal : ready and excited to start to do something : very eager

raring

adjective
rar·​ing | \ ˈrer-ən, -iŋ \

Kids Definition of raring

: very eager raring to go

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