What is another word for bit more than can chew?

Pronunciation: [bˈɪt mˈɔː ðɐn kan t͡ʃjˈuː] (IPA)

We all sometimes take on tasks or responsibilities that are beyond our abilities, resulting in feeling overwhelmed or stressed out. This phrase "bit more than can chew" refers to a situation where someone has taken on more than they can handle, to the point of struggling with it. Synonyms for this phrase include "overburdened", "out of one's depth", "in over one's head", "overextended", "swamped", "exhausted", "stretched too thin", "overloaded", or "overcommitted". Using more nuanced language to describe this situation can help you communicate more effectively with others about the challenges you are facing or help others recognize when they have taken on too much.

Synonyms for Bit more than can chew:

What are the hypernyms for Bit more than can chew?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    demanding situation, overwhelming task.

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