Meet their deaths - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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meet (one's) death
To die. Please stop speeding, I don't want to meet my death today!
meet one's death and meet one's end
Fig. to die. After 20 years, my dog finally met his death when he got hit by a bus. The skydiver met his end when his parachute didn't open.
References in periodicals archive
Yesterday's fierce fighting and more bloodshed suggested many more Libyans may meet their deaths
in the cause of freedom.
It is almost unthinkable that two people could meet their deaths
in such circumstances in a civilised society.
That they could meet their deaths
in such an untimely and violent manner is shocking.