Idiom: Wood for the trees
Meaning: If someone can't see the wood for the trees, they get so caught up in small details that they fail to understand the bigger picture.Country: British English | Subject Area: Plants & Flowers | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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- Forest for the trees
- Touch wood
- Knock on wood
- Can't see the forest for its trees
- Money doesn`t grow on trees
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