Shoe is On the Other Foot, the

Also: The boot is on the other foot (British) Meaning of Idiom ‘The Shoe Is On the Other Foot’ The shoe is on the other foot means the situation has been reversed so that the person who was in a better position is now in the worse one; the circumstances of two people have reversed; … Read more

Turn the Other Cheek

Meaning Turn the Other Cheek: to do nothing to retaliate when attacked or insulted by another; to accept an attack passively; to respond to an attack or insult in a humble and mild way. 1Heacock, Paul. Cambridge Dictionary of American Idioms. Cambridge University Press, 2010.,2Ayto, John. Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms. Oxford: Oxford U, 2010.,3Ammer, Christine. American Heritage … Read more