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superstitiousadjective

uk   /ˌsuː.pəˈstɪʃ.əs/  us   /-pɚ-/
based on or ​believing in ​superstitions: superstitious ​nonsense Some ​people are superstitious aboutspillingsalt on the ​table.
superstitiously
adverb uk   us   /-li/
(Definition of superstitious from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “superstitious”
in Arabic خُرافي, وَهمي…
in Korean 미신을 믿는…
in Portuguese supersticioso…
in Catalan supersticiós…
in Japanese 迷信的な, 縁起をかついだ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 基于迷信的, 相信迷信的…
in Turkish batıl inançlı/itikatlı…
in Russian суеверный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 基於迷信的, 相信迷信的…
in Italian superstizioso…
in Polish przesądny…
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