Betekenis van:

Zelfstandig naamwoord
  • superstitie
  • an irrational belief arising from ignorance or fear




  1. There is superstition in Brazil.
  2. Such a ridiculous superstition no longer exists.
  3. This superstition still lingers on among them.
  4. Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
  5. I have no faith in a silly superstition.
  6. "Where's that superstition from?" "Call it folk wisdom."
  7. He believed the superstition that Christians were averse to learning.
  8. There is evidence of superstition in our world.
  9. He believes in the superstition that 13 is an unlucky number.
  10. Philology and medicine were named by Nietzsche to be "the two great opponents of all superstition".
  11. Superstition is certainly part of the present, past and future life of man.
  12. The gazing populace receive greedily, without examination, whatever soothes superstition and promotes wonder.
  13. In Germany, there's a superstition that if you light a cigarette off a candle, a sailor will die at sea.