Idioms about Pelion
- to make matters worse; aggravate or compound a situation.
- to engage in vain or futile efforts.
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How to use Pelion in a sentence
Adding insufferable snobbishness to his present personality was piling Pelion on Ossa.Pagan Passions|Gordon Randall Garrett
And so on, and so on: Ossa on Pelion of rapture and young delight and wonder, when suddenly a heavy hand was laid on his shoulder.Narcissa, or the Road to Rome|Laura E. Richards
For here poetic Pelion is piled upon poetic Ossa with the most drastic vengeance.Modernities|Horace Barnett Samuel
Religious services were piled up like Pelion on Ossa, and every movement of the day was marked by gloom and austerity.The Real Jesus of the Four Gospels|J. B. Atwater
That dear soul has difficulties of locomotion, being buried under the Pelion on Ossa of a mountain of fat.The Christian|Hall Caine