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superstition

noun [C/U]  /ˌsu·pərˈstɪʃ·ən/ us  
a belief that is not based on reason or scientific thinking and that explains the causes for events in ways that are connected to magic: [C] Do you have any superstitions about cutting your hair?
superstitious
adjective  /ˌsu·pərˈstɪʃ·əs/ us  
Superstitious baseball players will wear the same shirt every day when they are on a hitting streak.
Translations of “superstition”
in Korean 미신…
in Arabic خُرافة…
in French superstition…
in Turkish batıl inanç/itikat, boş inanç…
in Italian superstizione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 迷信…
in Russian суеверие…
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…
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