The British Idiom – Storm in a teacup
Definition of Storm in a teacup
A storm in a teacup is a small event that has been exaggerated out of all proportion to its true importance.
Examples of Usage of Storm in a teacup
No! Of course were not getting divorced. It was just a storm in a teacup. …said the matron, putting away her book with the unconcerned resignation of an experienced person who foresees a storm in a teacup.
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