bigger fish to fry

bigger fish to fry

More important matters to deal with. I can't worry about that now, I've got bigger fish to fry! I want Chris to help me with this project, but he claims he has bigger fish to fry right now.
See also: big, fish, fry
References in periodicals archive ?
It seems however that Nawaz has bigger fish to fry.
There are bigger fish to fry, "I think if we, both her and I, can be representatives of strong women that come together despite their differences, I think the whole world is going to go like, 'Yeah, well we can do this'.
There are bigger fish to fry and there are real problems in the world.
Both camps have sought to play down talk of revenge and France skipper Lloris, who played in the game, insisted Ireland would have bigger fish to fry.
Colin Tizzard has bigger fish to fry in the coming weeks but little fish are also sweet and his Sonny The One looks to hold solid claims in the Royal Bath & West Novices' Handicap Chase at Taunton.
And while they have a Scottish Cup tie with Gers in January, Nish feels his men have bigger fish to fry.
Surely they have bigger fish to fry at such an important time for all of the authorities?
JOHN Gosden has bigger fish to fry but his promising filly French Dressing can give the stable a confidence boost in the British Stallion Studs EBF Lyric Fillies Stakes at York.
ARSENAL are also keen on the Swiss striker, but the Toon hierarchy hope the Gunners have bigger fish to fry.
According to Haye, although he has got bigger fish to fry than Fury, he will not disrespect Fury and intended to make his plans go his way.
However, Vinci, who had a first-round bye in Carlsbad, may not put too much stall into shining so early in the US Open Series with bigger fish to fry in Canada and Cincinnati in the coming weeks.
But dinner lady Maggie has bigger fish to fry as Grantly's kidney condition worsens.
Meanwhile, Ralph has bigger fish to fry - he's decided to fund the ongoing war with France.
We've got bigger fish to fry," Obama told Barbara Walters during an interview with (http://abcnews.
CAN Echo readers tell me where you can get good fish & chips in Cardiff ("Firm has bigger fish to fry after largest ever order", July 9)?