Definitions for superstitiousˌsu pərˈstɪʃ əs

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  1. superstitious(adj)

    showing ignorance of the laws of nature and faith in magic or chance

    "finally realized that the horror he felt was superstitious in origin"

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  1. superstitious(Adjective)

    Susceptible to superstitions.

  2. superstitious(Adjective)

    Arising from or having the character of superstitions.

  3. Origin: superstitieux, from superstitiosus, from superstitionem, accusative singular of superstitio.

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  1. Superstitious(adj)

    of or pertaining to superstition; proceeding from, or manifesting, superstition; as, superstitious rites; superstitious observances

  2. Superstitious(adj)

    evincing superstition; overscrupulous and rigid in religious observances; addicted to superstition; full of idle fancies and scruples in regard to religion

  3. Superstitious(adj)

    overexact; scrupulous beyond need

  4. Origin: [F. superstitieux, L. superstitiosus.]

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  1. Superstitious

    "Superstitious" is a 1988 single released by the Swedish heavy metal band Europe. It was the first single released from the album Out of This World. It charted at #31 in the Billboard Hot 100, #9 at the Mainstream Rock Tracks and #34 in the UK Singles Chart. The video for "Superstitious" was filmed at an old castle on Long Island, New York. When performing the song live on tour in 1990-92, Europe included a part of Bob Marley's "No Woman, No Cry" in the middle of the song.


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