Translation of "be laughing on the other side of your face" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

be laughing on the other side of your face

UK US laugh out of the other side of your mouth

be laughing on the other side of your face

UK US laugh out of the other side of your mouth

used to tell someone that, despite being pleased now, they will not be pleased later when things do not happen as expected or planned

到時候就笑不出來了,得意變失意
She's pleased with her promotion but she'll be laughing on the other side of her face when she sees the extra work. 她很高興自己能獲得晉升,不過等她明白自己要多做不少工作時恐怕就笑不出來了。

(Translation of “be laughing on the other side of your face” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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