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    #1

    Arrow Idiom

    if a person chew more than he can
    it means what

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    Re: Idiom

    Maybe you were after this one?

    bite off more than you can chew INFORMAL
    to try to do something which is too difficult for you:
    Clinton conceded, "We bit off more than we could chew in our original health care reform proposals."

    http://dictionary.cambridge.org/defi...7748&dict=CALD

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