Translation of "superstition" - English-German dictionary


noun /suːpəˈstiʃən/

(the state of fear and ignorance resulting from) the belief in magic, witchcraft and other things that cannot he explained by reason.

der Aberglaube

an example of this type of belief

der Aberglaube
There is an old superstition that those who marry in May will have bad luck.
superstitious adjective

superstitious beliefs
She has always been very superstitious.
superstitiously adverb


(Translation of “superstition” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)