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"make a song and dance about sth" in British English

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make a song and dance about sth

UK informal to make something ​seem more ​important than it really is so that everyone ​notices it: I only ​asked her to ​move her ​car but she made such a song and ​dance about it.
(Definition of make a song and dance about sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “make a song and dance about sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 对…小题大做…
in Chinese (Traditional) 對…小題大做…
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