God’s Acre

Meaning of Idiom ‘God’s Acre’ God’s acre is a churchyard or, more specifically, a churchyard cemetery. Want to see more videos from Idioms.Online? Subscribe to our YouTube channel! Examples Of Use “My Grandfather wanted to be laid to rest in God’s acre, which was strange since I’d never known him to go to church.” “Sarah … Read more

Act of God, an

Also: act of nature Meaning of Idiom ‘An Act of God’ An act of God is an unexpected, powerful, and uncontrollable event that is not caused by humans, such as a hurricane, tornado, flood, earthquake, volcanic eruption, wildfire, etc. 1Kirkpatrick, Elizabeth M. The Wordsworth Dictionary of Idioms. Ware: Wordsworth, 1995. Usage This idiom is most often, though not always, … Read more