meet one's maker

variants: or

meet one's Maker

Definition of meet one's maker

  1. :  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

  1. :  to come into the presence of :  find

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

    :  to come into contact or conjunction with :  join

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

    :  a competition in which individuals match skills

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

  1. :  one that makes: such as

    :  god

    :  poet

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