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a mound of earth made by moles while burrowing

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You can make a mountain out of a mole hill. I do that for my own pleasure.
Where and when the Long Walk is run may strike you as a mole hill among a mountain of troubles, but it is important because of the depressing message it sends to the racing consumer - you don't matter - and the fact that faced with a staggeringly simple choice, the BHA has made the wrong one.
And not to be one to make a mountain out of a mole hill, Shakira's sex appeal has made her the fourth-richest woman in the music business (behind Madonna, Celine Dion and Barbara Streisand.)
Ensuing comment by journalism educators and others cast the faux pas as more of a mole hill than a mountain, and some doubted it was even plagiarism--the taking of someone else's writing and passing it off as one's own.
Despite the fact that it may be unintended, articles like this one cast doubt, raise fears, and damage the beneficial use effort by making a mountain out of a mole hill. Much of the information cited by the authors regarding major milestones for reasonable beneficial reuse and disposal is quite dated.
He's a poet, all right, but as this exquisitely crafted, mountainous mole hill reminds, even a good poet needs a good editor now and then.
That there is not indicates that a mole hill is being made into a mountain.
Don't make a mountain out of a mole hill," Abang Abu Bakar said, according to the report.
The result, geared to 3- to 8-year-olds, is a delicious story of a mole who actually makes a mountain out of a mole hill and, in the process, outsmarts a fox, skunk, and raccoon.
So why make a mountain out of a mole hill?' said Sen.
Giovanni Malacrino, local businessman and chairman of Cardiff Caf Quarter Association, said Olympic organisers had made a "mountain out of a mole hill" in implementing the restrictions adding he thought the process could have been greatly simplified.
Or at least she wouldn't if you weren't determined to turn this mole hill into Mount Everest.
Someone said it was like every mole hill becomes a mountain.