Superstitious meaning

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Inclined to believe in superstition.
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The definition of superstitious is believing in beliefs that do not have grounds in logic and reason in the physical world.

An example of a superstitious person is someone who believes that black cats and the number 13 are unlucky.

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Of, characterized by, or proceeding from superstition.
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Arising from or having the character of superstitions.
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(archaic) Overexact; unnecessarily scrupulous.
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Of, characterized by, or resulting from superstition.
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Having superstitions.
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Susceptible to superstitions.
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Origin of superstitious

  • Old French superstitieux, from Latin superstitiosus, from superstitionem, accusative singular of superstitio.

    From Wiktionary