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Unemployment is a big deal in the region.
It’s no big deal if you can’t pay me back right now.
Relax – it’s not that big a deal if we’re five minutes late.
I know he’s done well in his exams, but I don’t see why he has to make such a big deal out of it!
This is the British English definition of big deal. View American English definition of big deal.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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