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And yet there still remains a superstitious belief in prayer, and most surprising are some of its manifestations.

She had an almost superstitious belief that the "fairy mother" would find a way to work out her threats.

This superstitious belief often prevents seamen and fishermen picking up and taking ashore dead bodies discovered at sea.

Three times I have been led to the hope, if not the belief, that I had found the object of my superstitious belief.

Perhaps this fleeing army had a sort of superstitious belief that the sea might help them.


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On this page you'll find 17 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to superstitious belief, such as: allegory, fable, fallacy, false belief, false knowledge, and folklore.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.