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be too hot to handle

informal
to be too difficult to deal with or talk about: For many politicians, abortion is an issue that's too hot to handle.
Translations of “be too hot to handle”
in Chinese (Traditional) 太棘手, 難以應付…
in Chinese (Simplified) 太棘手, 难以应付…
(Definition of be too hot to handle from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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