Encounter one’s equal in strength or ability: Iris had met her match
More example sentences
- I want to congratulate you on being a great interviewer, but I think you've met your match.
- In some of the most humble people in the world, the would-be makers of the economic commandments may well have met their match.
- But Edinburgh's dreaded parking attendants have finally met their match in the shape of the doughty Balmoral Hotel.
Definition of meet one's match in:
- The British & World English dictionary