Can of Worms

What Does "Can of Worms" Mean?

"Can of worms" is an English idiom. It means "a situation that, once started, is likely to become problematic or have adverse consequences."

Examples in Sentences

Here are three examples of the idiom "can of worms" used in a sentence:

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