wait for the other shoe to dropRate this phrase:(4.00 / 2 votes)Say it
To await a seemingly inevitable event, especially one which is not desirable.

Additional definitions for 'wait for the other shoe to drop':

wait for the other shoe to dropTo defer action or decision until another matter is finished or resolved.
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