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make a big thing (out) of sth

informal
to give something too much importance: I want a party, but I don't want to make a big thing of it.
Translations of “make a big thing (out) of sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…看得過於重要,對…小題大做…
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…看得过于重要,对…小题大做…
(Definition of make a big thing (out) of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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