Meaning of “act of God” in the English Dictionary


"act of God" in Business English

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act of Godnoun [ C ]

uk us plural acts of God INSURANCE

an event such as a very bad storm that cannot be prevented or controlled and usually cannot be insured against:

The insurance company dismissed the accident as an act of God and refused to pay out.

(Definition of “act of God” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)