bigger fish to fry

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An augmentative of other fish to fry.

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bigger fish to fry (usually uncountable, plural bigger fish to fry)

  1. (idiomatic) A much more pressing issue to attend to.
  2. (idiomatic) A higher valued result or target to reach.

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