act of God


act of God

Definition of ACT OF GOD

:  an extraordinary interruption by a natural cause (as a flood or earthquake) of the usual course of events that experience, prescience, or care cannot reasonably foresee or prevent

First Known Use of ACT OF GOD

1635

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: act of grace
Previous Word in the Dictionary: act of faith
All Words Near: act of God

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up act of God? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).