Como dizer "mexer em colméia/enxame de abelha" em inglês

Adriano Japan 920 2 19
to rouse a hornet's nest
to stir up a hornet's nest
to enter a hornet's nest



A hornets' nest is a violent situation or one with a lot of dispute.
If you create the problem, you 'stir up a hornets' nest'.



→Examples:
The principal entered the hornet's nest of angry parents.

His comments stirred up a hornet's nest of angry opposition and criticism.

Our guess is that there will be a massive air strike against Iran later this year, and this will either be successful, with both the nuclear facilities and the senior leadership being removed -- or it will rouse a hornet's nest. The risks are huge, but not to take action is probably going to be worse.


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