gone to meet (one's) maker

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gone to meet (one's) maker

euphemism Having died. I'm worried that Grandma will have gone to meet her maker by the time I return home from my trip.
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gone to meet one's maker

Euph. died. Poor old Bob has gone to meet his maker. After a long illness, Reggie went to meet his maker.
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Series eight's cliffhanger ending left viewers suspecting that a couple of players had gone to meet their makers.