small beer Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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small beernoun [U]

uk   us   UK (US small potatoes) informal
something that does not ​seemimportant when ​compared to something ​else: The ​insurancepremium is ​smallbeercompared to what we'd have to ​pay if the ​houseburned down.
(Definition of small beer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “small beer”
in Chinese (Simplified) 无足轻重的事物…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無足輕重的事物…
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