spill your guts

spill (one's) guts

slang To speak truthfully and share everything one knows about something, especially a sensitive issue or a wrong one has done. OK, spill your guts—I want to hear whatever you kids are plotting back there. I'm sorry, I didn't mean to just spill my guts like that. I hope I didn't overwhelm you.
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spill your guts

INFORMAL
If someone spills their guts, they talk a lot about subjects that are private or secret. People call in and just spill their guts about whatever's bothering them in their job or relationship. Note: Your guts are your intestines or internal organs. The idea is of dramatically revealing something hidden.
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spill your guts

reveal copious information to someone in an uninhibited way. informal
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spill your ˈguts (to somebody)

(American English, informal) tell somebody everything you know or feel about something, because you are upset: I know you’re upset about what I did, but did you have to spill your guts to my parents?
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As her friend, you can safely spill your guts out to her, knowing that there is no fear of being judged or betrayed.
Ring up a syndicated radio show and spill your guts on everything that's private between two people.
To spill your guts to someone who you think is a potential sponsor, I've got no sympathy for him.
Follow this simple rule: when in doubt, spill your guts.
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Mind you, there is just one simple rule to stop this happening in the future Sven, don't spill your guts to people who's faces are pixellated.
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Here's an idea, Brit: don't spill your guts to so many journalists then.