can of worms definition

  • noun:
    • Informal A source of unexpected and troublesome complexity.
    • A complex, troublesome situation arising whenever a determination or activity produces substantial subsequent issues.
    • A troublesome circumstance; an issue whoever resolution is hard or controversial, although not always complex.
    • a source of unpredictable trouble and complexity
    • casual A source of unexpected and problematic complexity.
    • A complex, troublesome scenario arising whenever a choice or activity creates significant subsequent issues.
    • A troublesome situation; a problem whose quality is difficult or contentious, yet not fundamentally complex.
    • a source of unstable difficulty and complexity

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