we'll (soon) see about that

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of we'll (soon) see about that

used in speech to say that one is not going to allow someone to do something or to behave in a particular way
  • "He says that he's not going." "Well, we'll (soon) see about that."

Word by Word Definitions

we play
  1. : I and the rest of a group that includes me : you and I : you and I and another or others : I and another or others not including you — compare i, our, ours, us

  2. : i:1

  3. : you

soon play
  1. : at once : immediately

  2. : without undue time lapse : before long

  3. : in a prompt manner : speedily

see play
  1. : to perceive by the eye

  2. : to perceive or detect as if by sight

  3. : to have experience of : undergo

  1. : cathedra

  2. : a cathedral town

  3. : a seat of a bishop's office, power, or authority


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