superstition - Definition in the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “superstition”

See all translations

superstition

noun [C or U]
 
 
/ˌsuː.pəˈstɪʃ.ən/ US  /-pɚ-/
belief which is not based on human reason or scientific knowledge, but is connected with old ideas about magic, etc.
迷信
According to superstition, if you walk under a ladder it brings you bad luck.
按照迷信的說法,從梯子下走過會帶來厄運。
I don't believe in the old superstition that the number 13 is unlucky.
我不相信數字13不吉利這樣的舊迷信思想。
Religious beliefs and atheistic beliefs
Translations of “superstition”
in Arabic خُرافة…
in Korean 미신…
in Malaysian tahyul, kepercayaan karut…
in French superstition…
in Turkish batıl inanç/itikat, boş inanç…
in Italian superstizione…
in Russian суеверие…
in Polish przesąd…
in Vietnamese sự mê tín, tính dị đoan…
in Spanish superstición…
in Portuguese superstição…
in Thai ความเชื่อในผีสางเทวดา, ความเชื่องมงาย…
in German der Aberglaube…
in Catalan superstició…
in Japanese 迷信…
in Indonesian tahayul…
in Chinese (Simplified) 迷信…
(Definition of superstition from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “superstition” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

generous

willing to give money, help, kindness, etc., especially more than is usual or expected

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Kate Woodford,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ebolaphobia noun

June 01, 2015
irrational fear of the (spread of) the Ebola virus Ebolaphobia Going Viral

Read More