Kettle-of-fish definitions

A troublesomely awkward or embarrassing situation.
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A difficult or embarrassing situation.
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A matter to be reckoned with.

Making money and keeping it are two quite different kettles of fish.

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A matter to be dealt with.
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(idiomatic) An awkward situation; a predicament.
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(idiomatic) A situation which is recognized as different from or as an alternative to some other situation, and which is not necessarily unfavorable.

That is another kettle of fish entirely.

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