Sod's Law

noun

Definition of Sod's Law

British

  1. :  used to refer to the humorous statement that if it is possible for something to go wrong then it will go wrong

Word by Word Definitions

sodplay Sod
  1. :  turf

    :  the grass- and forb-covered surface of the ground

    :  one's native land

  1. :  to cover with sod or turfs

  1. :  bugger

  1. :  damn

lawplay Law
  1. :  a binding custom or practice of a community :  a rule of conduct or action prescribed (see prescribe 1a) or formally recognized as binding or enforced by a controlling authority

    :  the whole body of such customs, practices, or rules

    :  common law

  1. :  litigate

    :  to sue or prosecute at law


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