Meaning of superstition
Pronunciation: (s"pur-stish'un), [key]
- a belief or notion, not based on reason or knowledge, in or of the ominous significance of a particular thing, circumstance, occurrence, proceeding, or the like.
- a system or collection of such beliefs.
- a custom or act based on such a belief.
- irrational fear of what is unknown or mysterious, esp. in connection with religion.
- any blindly accepted belief or notion.
- superstition (Thesaurus)