meet (one's) end

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meet (one's) end

To die. Please stop speeding, I don't want to meet my end today!
See also: end, meet
References in classic literature ?
I had seen such a concourse of people once be-fore in the buried city of Phutra; I guessed, and rightly, that we were bound for the great arena where slaves who are condemned to death meet their end.
All those characters Arya Sansa Jon Snow the Lannisters finally will meet their end. Or kill the Night King.
Will Hayward, of RSPB Scotland, said: "If criminal cause of death is confirmed, this incident will sadly be another statistic to add to a catalogue of hen harriers that meet their end in this way."
He said we hope that media will become reflector of public hopes; the challengers of government writ will soon meet their end. The enemies of the nation and country will be treated as enemies.
As for the rest of us who can count up to six (the number of stadiums required to stage the chamionship), the decision was hardly unexpected, given that we had only four and the Irish would be struggling to meet their end of the deal.