Meaning of “small beer” in the English Dictionary

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"small beer" in British English

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small beernoun [ U ]

uk /ˌsmɔːl ˈbɪər/ us /ˌsmɑːl ˈbɪr/ UK US small potatoes informal

(Definition of “small beer” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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