dead meat


: one that is doomed
he's dead meat if they catch him

Examples of dead meat in a Sentence

If they find out what you did, you're dead meat!

Word History

First Known Use

1849, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of dead meat was in 1849

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Cite this Entry

“Dead meat.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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