kingdom comekingdom come
the hereafter; heaven
Origin of kingdom come; from “Thy kingdom come,” in the Lord's Prayer
- The next world: a bomb that could blow us to kingdom come.
- The end of time: You can complain till kingdom come, but it won't help.
Origin of kingdom comeFrom the phrase thy kingdom come, in the Lord's Prayer.
From the phrase thy kingdom come in the Lord's Prayer, possibly construed as a shortening of kingdom to come.