Visit the forum if you have a language query!

wait for the other shoe to drop

Definition from Dictionary, a free dictionary
Look up, laugh loud, talk big, keep the color in your cheek and the fire in your eye, adorn your person, maintain your health, your beauty and your animal spirits.
William Hazlitt
Jump to: navigation, search

English

Verb

wait for the other shoe to drop

  1. (idiomatic) To defer action or decision until another matter is finished or resolved
  2. (idiomatic) To await a seemingly inevitable event, especially one which is not desirable.

References

Elsewhere on the web

En-En

En-It

En-Fr

En-El

En-Sp

En-Mul

En-De

OnelookIATEIATEIATEIATEProZDict.cc
WordnikIATELinguee
GoogleIATE