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French translation of “superstition”

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superstition

noun /suːpəˈstiʃən/
(the state of fear and ignorance resulting from) the belief in magic, witchcraft and other things that cannot he explained by reason.
superstition
an example of this type of belief
superstition
There is an old superstition that those who marry in May will have bad luck.
superstitious adjective
superstitieux
superstitious beliefs She has always been very superstitious.
superstitiously adverb
superstitieusement
Translations of “superstition”
in Korean 미신…
in Arabic خُرافة…
in Italian superstizione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 迷信…
in Russian суеверие…
in Turkish batıl inanç/itikat, boş inanç…
in Polish przesąd…
in Spanish superstición…
in Portuguese superstição…
in German der Aberglaube…
in Catalan superstició…
in Japanese 迷信…
in Chinese (Simplified) 迷信…
(Definition of superstition from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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