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Ball is in your court

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Ball is in your court

Meaning

It is up to you to make the next decision or step.
1) It's your responsibility now.
2) It's your problem now.
3) I did my part, now it's up to you...
This term comes from tennis, where it means it is the opponent's turn to serve or return the ball, and has been transferred to other activities.

Examples

I've done all I can; now the ball's in your court.
ďItís not Johnís fault the deal isnít finished, he made the last offer. The ball is in Madisonís court now.Ē
 

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