synonyms
  • definitions

old wives' tale

SEE DEFINITION OF old wives' tale
  • nounsuperstition
  • nounpopular belief

Synonyms for old wives' tale

  • fairy story
  • fallacy
  • false belief
  • folk tale
  • folklore
  • legend
  • lore
  • myth
  • notion
  • tall story
  • tall tale
MOST RELEVANT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.