Davy-jones-s-locker meaning

jōn'zĭz, jōnz
The bottom of the sea thought of as the grave of those drowned at sea or buried there.
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(nautical, idiomatic) The bottom of the ocean, especially as the grave for sailors. Also a common saying when something goes overboard and is lost.
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The bottom of the sea, especially as the grave of all who perish at sea.
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Origin of davy-jones-s-locker

There has been much speculation about the origin of this term, but none has been substantiated.