Definitions for vis major

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word vis major

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. vis major(Noun)

    A greater force; "act of God"; unavoidable accident.

Translation

Find a translation for the vis major definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these vis major 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:     


Citation

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

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"vis major." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 28 Feb. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/vis major>.

Are we missing a good definition for vis major? 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 vis major:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.