dead meat
noun Date: 1849 one that is doomed <
he's dead meat if they catch him
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Dead Meat — Directed by Conor McMahon Produced by Michael Griffin Edward King Executive producer Brendan McCarthy …   Wikipedia

  • Dead meat — Titre original Dead Meat Réalisation Conor McMahon Acteurs principaux Marian Araujo David Mutllaert Durée 80 minutes Dead Meat est un film d horreur irlandais écrit et réalisé par Conor McMahon en 2004. Sommaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dead Meat — steht für: Dead Meat (1989), US amerikanischer Horrorkurzfilm der Regisseurin Holly Dale aus dem Jahr 1989 Dead Meat (1993), US amerikanischer Horrorfilm des Regisseurs Tom Vollmann aus dem Jahr 1993 Dead Meat (2004), irische Horrorkomödie des… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dead Meat — Données clés Titre original Dead Meat Réalisation Conor McMahon Acteurs principaux Marian Araujo David Mutllaert Durée 80 minutes …   Wikipédia en Français

  • dead meat — This is used as a way of threatening someone: You ll be dead meat if you don t go along …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • dead-meat — deadˈ meat noun The flesh of animals ready for the market • • • Main Entry: ↑dead …   Useful english dictionary

  • dead meat — noun : one that is doomed if they catch him, he s dead meat * * * Slang. a person or thing that is dead, doomed, or beyond recovery. [1860 65] * * * informal in serious trouble if anyone finds out, you re dead meat * * * noun [noncount] informal… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dead meat — n a person who is dead, about to die or inevitably doomed. Dead meat is an old and heartless euphemism for a corpse. Now the phrase usually forms part of a threat. Do that, baby, and you re dead meat! …   Contemporary slang

  • dead meat — /dɛd ˈmit/ (say ded meet) noun 1. (in the meat trade) the carcasses of slaughtered animals, as distinct from live animals yet to be slaughtered for meat. –phrase 2. be dead meat, Colloquial (of a person) a. to be facing certain death. b. to be in …   Australian English dictionary

  • dead meat — noun a) A corpse Well be dead meat if anyone catches us smoking. b) Someone in danger of death or severe punishment …   Wiktionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”