make a drama out of
make a drama out of (something)
To exaggerate or put too much focus on a minor issue and make it seem like a major one. You got one B and you're acting like you're failing the class. You're making a drama out of the whole thing, if you ask me. Let's not make a drama out of what's really just a minor setback.
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make a drama out ofexaggerate the importance of a minor problem or incident. informal
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