dead meat

noun

Definition of dead meat

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

Examples of dead meat in a Sentence

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

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First Known Use of dead meat

1849


DEAD MEAT Defined for English Language Learners

dead meat

noun

Definition of dead meat for English Language Learners

  • : a person or thing that is certain to fail, suffer, or be punished


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