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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.
(Definition of make a big thing (out) of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “make a big thing (out) of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…看得过于重要,对…小题大做…
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…看得過於重要,對…小題大做…
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