let her rip

let her rip
release or start suddenly, go with full power
  

When you want him to dump the load, just say, "Let 'er rip!"


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  • let her rip — let (it/her) rip mainly American, informal if someone lets a vehicle rip, they make it move very fast. She put her foot on the car s accelerator, and he said, OK, let her rip …   New idioms dictionary

  • Let her rip! — AND Let it roll! exclam. Let it go!; Let it start! □ Time to start. Let her rip! □ There’s the signal! Let it roll! …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • Let her rip! — vp Start it up, release it. OK, put her in gear and let her rip! 1850s …   Historical dictionary of American slang

  • let her rip — verb To set off or allow to begin. Once we have the tank full we will back away and you can let her rip …   Wiktionary

  • let it rip — let (it/her) rip mainly American, informal if someone lets a vehicle rip, they make it move very fast. She put her foot on the car s accelerator, and he said, OK, let her rip …   New idioms dictionary

  • let it rip — 1. to make a vehicle or machine move very fast. He would get up early Sunday mornings, fire up the lawnmower, and let her rip. Usage notes: the pronoun her is often used to refer to a machine 2. to do something with energy and enthusiasm. Hendrix …   New idioms dictionary

  • Let her rip — begin, start, set in motion, an engine, etc …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • let her rip — Australian Slang begin, start, set in motion, an engine, etc …   English dialects glossary

  • let her or it rip — idi let her or it rip to allow something to go on without restraint …   From formal English to slang

  • let rip — let (it/her) rip mainly American, informal if someone lets a vehicle rip, they make it move very fast. She put her foot on the car s accelerator, and he said, OK, let her rip …   New idioms dictionary

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