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In F9 (2021), Buddy says to Dom about Jakob:

Buddy: You've got people who love you, count on you, care for you. He ain't got no one. You get in his way, this ain't gonna end until one of you guys are in the ground.

What does "in the ground" mean?

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this ain't gonna end until one of you guys are in the ground.

means this:

this ain't gonna end until one of you guys are dead and buried.

Native speakers understand in the ground to mean something like under the surface and surrounded by dirt. And of course a person could not survive such a situation for more than a few moments. Burial after death is the most common way of being in the ground.

To distinguish the idea from similar situations, we use phrases like these:

one of you is in a hole a hole exists and you are in it; an opening is above you
one of you is in the dirt there is some loose soil on the surface and you are lying/standing/crawling in it

I don't know about other native speakers, but I am most familiar with this usage of in the ground from crime stories in print and on the screen. The speaker is usually a tough guy: criminal, detective, etc.

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