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English definition of “have another think coming”

have another think coming

infml to need to consider something again, because you made a mistake the first time: If you expected him to pat you on the back, you had another think coming.
(Definition of have another think coming from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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