Idiom: Crack a nut with a sledgehammer

What does 'Crack a nut with a sledgehammer' mean?

If you use a sledgehammer to crack a nut, you apply too much force to achieve a result. ('Jackhammer' is also used.)

  • Category: Food
  • Contributed By: Jagwinder

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