Don't call us, we'll call you.(redirected from don't call us)
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don't call us, we'll call you
A phrase said when one person is not interested in the other, in a situation like a job interview or an audition. It is more often used humorously. I thought I had a good shot at this job until the recruiter said, "Don't call us, we'll call you" after the interview. Katie and I met some more losers online tonight, and we were just like, "Don't call us, we'll call you!"
Don't call us, we'll call you.
cliché Do not be in further contact with us regarding your application/submission/inquiry/etc., we will contact you if we wish to proceed further (generally meaning that no such contact is to be expected). Thank you for your interesting submission to our fiction department. We'll think it over for now—don't call us, we'll call you.