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a drop in the ocean

UK ( US a drop in the bucket)
a very small amount compared to the amount needed
滄海一粟;杯水車薪
My letter of protest was just a drop in the ocean.
我的抗議書不過是杯水車薪。
Small amounts of moneyLarge amounts of money
Translations of “a drop in the ocean”
in Chinese (Simplified) 沧海一粟, 杯水车薪…
(Definition of a drop in the ocean from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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