ball is in your court


ball is in your court
it's up to (you) to take action; the next step is for (you) to take; (we) await your next move

Idioms and examples. 2014.

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  • ball is in your court — If the ball is in your court, it is up to you to make the next decision or step …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • ball is in your court —    If the ball is in your court, it is up to you to make the next decision or step.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    If the ball is in your court, it is your turn to speak or act next.     We gave the manager a list of complaints, so the… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • ball's in your court — See the ball s in your court …   English idioms

  • Ball is in your court —   If the ball is in your court, it is up to you to make the next decision or step …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • the ball is in your court — it is up to you to make the next move * * * the ball is in your court ◇ If the ball is in your court, you are the person who is expected or required to do something. What do you think we should do now? The ball is in your court. She s waiting for …   Useful english dictionary

  • the ball's in your court — The responsibility for the next move is yours • • • Main Entry: ↑ball the ball s in your court see under ↑ball1 • • • Main Entry: ↑court …   Useful english dictionary

  • (the) ball is in your court — the ball is in (your) court you need to react or answer. We made a reasonable offer for the house, and now the ball is in their court. Etymology: based on the sports meaning of court (= the playing area in games like tennis) …   New idioms dictionary

  • the ball's in your court — you speak or act now, it s your turn    She offered to pay $1900 for your car, so the ball s in your court …   English idioms

  • the ball is in your court — ► the ball is in your court it is up to you to make the next move. Main Entry: ↑ball …   English terms dictionary

  • the ball's in your court — If somebody says this to you, they mean that it s up to you to decide or take the next step …   The small dictionary of idiomes