meet\ your\ Maker

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  • meet your maker — often humorous phrase to die He was convinced he was going to meet his maker there and then. Thesaurus: to die or to be killedsynonym Main entry: maker * * * meet your maker (or meet your Maker) : to die …   Useful english dictionary

  • meet your maker — meet (your) maker humorous to die. I m afraid Zoe s rabbit is no more. He s gone to meet his maker …   New idioms dictionary

  • meet your maker — If someone has gone to meet their Maker, they have died …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • meet your Maker —    If someone has gone to meet their Maker, they have died.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • meet your maker —    This expression is used to say (often humorously) that someone has died.     Poor old Mr. Potter has gone to meet his maker …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • meet your maker — often humorous to die He was convinced he was going to meet his maker there and then …   English dictionary

  • meet your Maker to —    die    This and similar expressions are used even by those with no confidence that the rendezvous will be kept. Similarly, a Muslim might, if so favoured, meet the Prophet:     He intended to meet the Prophet shod, smiling, and at peace. (M.… …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • with your Maker —    dead    Christian usage in various forms, from the posthumous heavenly gathering of the righteous and others, who may also aspire to meet God, Jesus, the Lord, etc.:     If you make a wrong move, you re with your maker. (Fraser, 1970) …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • meet maker — meet (your) maker humorous to die. I m afraid Zoe s rabbit is no more. He s gone to meet his maker …   New idioms dictionary

  • meet — meet1 W1S1 [mi:t] v past tense and past participle met [met] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(see somebody at an arranged place)¦ 2¦(see somebody by chance)¦ 3¦(see somebody for the first time)¦ 4¦(see somebody at an airport/station etc)¦ 5¦(come together to discuss… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • meet — 1 /mi:t/ verb past tense and past participle met /met/ 1 BE IN THE SAME PLACE (intransitive, transitive not in passive) a) to be in the same place as someone else because you have arranged to do this: Meet me at 8.00. | We agreed to meet in front …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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