drop in the bucket
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- (idiomatic) An effort or action having very little overall influence, especially as compared to a huge problem.
- A $100 donation from an individual is generous, but it is a drop in the bucket compared to the $100,000 fundraising goal.
an effort or action having very little influence, especially as compared to a huge problem