Definitions for act of god

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word act of god

Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. act of God, force majeure, vis major, inevitable accident, unavoidable casualty(noun)

    a natural and unavoidable catastrophe that interrupts the expected course of events

    "he discovered that his house was not insured against acts of God"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. act of God(Noun)

    an unforeseen occurrence beyond one's control, such as a natural disaster

FreebaseRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Act of God

    Act of God is a legal term for events outside of human control, such as sudden floods or other natural disasters, for which no one can be held responsible.


Find a translation for the act of god definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these act of god definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"act of god." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 21 Apr. 2015. < of god>.

Are we missing a good definition for act of god? Don't keep it to yourself...

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for act of god:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.