To not receive a position at work, in an organization, or elsewhere after initially having been promised that position.
Derives from Matt Damon being announced as the King of Bacchus for 2010. Later, once the Saints were doing well, Bacchus's spokespeople stated that the king would be Drew Brees instead.
Mark: Haha, you totally got Matt Damon'ed.
2. Well Ben's a good actor but he sure isn't Matt Damon
Originates from the film Team America where a puppet of the actor Matt Damon is portrayed as stupid and slow, saying the words 'Maatt Daamon' in a voice that collaborates with this.
- guy falls down the last two stairs when meeting his girlfriend's parents for the first time -
'Scott get up, you're such a matt damon'