What does the word match mean?

Usage examples for match

  1. She thought she could have fun with me, and then throw me over; but I guess she found her match. – The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  2. That must have been an interesting match. – The Enchanted Typewriter by John Kendrick Bangs
  3. Well, I guess the old man's got his match this time. – That Fortune by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009