meet one's maker

idiom
variants: or meet one's Maker
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of meet one's maker

:to die
  • He says he's not afraid to meet his Maker.
often used figuratively
  • My old car has finally gone to meet its maker.

Word by Word Definitions

meet play
  1. : to come into the presence of : find

  2. : to come together with especially at a particular time or place

  3. : to come into contact or conjunction with : join

  1. : the act of assembling for a hunt or for competitive sports

  2. : a competition in which individuals match skills

  1. : precisely adapted to a particular situation, need, or circumstance : very proper

maker play
  1. : one that makes: such as

  2. : god

  3. : poet


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