circumstances beyond someone's control

idiom

: things that have happened that someone cannot change or influence
Due to circumstances beyond our control, the flight is canceled.

Dictionary Entries Near circumstances beyond someone's control

circumstanced

circumstances beyond someone's control

circumstantial

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“Circumstances beyond someone's control.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/circumstances%20beyond%20someone%27s%20control. Accessed 2 Dec. 2022.

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