perdersi in un bicchiere d’acqua*

* to get lost in a glass of water

Italian Italy

Idiom USED Frequently BY Everyone

It means to worry or make a big deal of something that is actually a small problem or not a problem at all.

"All'esame orale, mi sono perso in un bicchier d'acqua."

"At the oral exam, I got lost in a glass of water."