HyperDic: can_of_worms

English > 1 sense of the expression can of worms:
NOUNcognitioncan of wormsa source of unpredictable trouble and complexity
English > can of worms: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningA source of unpredictable trouble and complexity.
Broadertrouble, problemA source of difficulty
Usage ofcolloquialismA colloquial expression

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