Meaning of “put/set the cat among the pigeons” in the English Dictionary

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"put/set the cat among the pigeons" in British English

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put/set the cat among the pigeons

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to say or do something that causes trouble or makes a lot of people very angry

(Definition of “put/set the cat among the pigeons” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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