Idiom: 'Quart into a pint pot'

What does 'Quart into a pint pot' mean?

Meaning: If you try to put or get a quart into a pint pot, you try to put too much in a small space. (1 quart = 2 pints)

Contributor: Zakaria

Country: British English British English | Subject Area: Drinking, pubs and bars | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used

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