Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Spill the beans

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Posts
    1
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Spill the beans

    I know the meaning of "spill the beans", but where does the saying come from?

    ricardo9

  2. #2
    Anglika is offline No Longer With Us
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    19,448
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: Spill the beans

    Not sure, but if you spill dried beans, they scatter in all directions. So it could easily be used metaphorically for information spreading outwards.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Hotchalk