Meaning of “the boot/shoe is on the other foot” in the English Dictionary

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"the boot/shoe is on the other foot" in British English

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the boot/shoe is on the other foot

the situation is now the opposite of what it was, especially because someone who was weak now has power

(Definition of “the boot/shoe is on the other foot” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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