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make a mountain out of a molehill

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to make a mountain out of a molehill

  1. (idiomatic) To treat a problem as greater than it is; to blow something out of proportion; to exaggerate the importance of something trivial
    If you're stuck in traffic, try not to make a mountain out of a molehill worrying about it too much. It could be much worse.

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