Add an extra difficulty to something which is already onerous.
More example sentences
- As the Greeks would say, why pile Pelion on Ossa?
- But was it worth while to heap Pelion on Ossa, to shake the whole world, to create such a cataclysm of colour, merely to raise a smile?
- Looking for a hill from which to scan the territory, one does not want to pile Pelion on Ossa.