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hornet's nest meaning and definition

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Definition of hornet's nest (noun)

  1. a highly contentious or hazardous situation
    • "talk of invading Iraq stirred up a political hornets' nest"
    • synonyms: hornets' nest
  2. habitation for wasps or hornets
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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