mythology Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"mythology" in British English

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mythologynoun [U]

uk   /mɪˈθɒl.ə.dʒi/  us   /-ˈθɑː.lə-/

mythology noun [U] (ANCIENT STORIES)

myths in ​general: She's ​fascinated by the ​stories of classical mythology (= ​ancientGreek and ​Romanmyths).

mythology noun [U] (POPULAR BELIEF)

a ​popularbelief that is ​probably not ​true: It's just a ​piece of popular mythology that ​people always get ​sacked when they are away from the ​office.
(Definition of mythology from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"mythology" in American English

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mythologynoun [U]

 us   /mɪˈθɑl·ə·dʒi/
myths in ​general: We’re ​studyingclassical mythology in ​English.
(Definition of mythology from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mythology”
in Chinese (Simplified) 古代神话, 神话…
in Turkish efsane, söylencebilim, mitoloji…
in Russian мифология…
in Chinese (Traditional) 古代故事, 神話…
in Polish mitologia…
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