superstitious

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  • They met with some opposition in starting country schools from superstitious old men. Cited from Modern Persia, by Mooshie G. Daniel
  • Without being superstitious, this looked like the dead reaching forth to the living. Cited from Gathering Jewels, by James Knowles and Matilda Darroch Knowles
  • He had no superstitious consciousness of the dead body so close at hand. Cited from The Mystics, by Katherine Cecil Thurston
  • The superstitious element lay ready in them for him to work upon. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 17, No. 103, May, 1866, by Various
  • They are often religious and even superstitious, but more from habit than from anything else. Cited from Palmistry for All, by Cheiro
  • They are somewhat superstitious and my first adventure was with two of them. Cited from The Story of Paul Boyton, by Paul Boyton
  • The superstitious soldiers saw the hand of God in this and returned the boy to his mother.
  • He is superstitious, as we have seen, but his gods are few and traditional. Cited from Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, No. 448, by Various
  • Apparently they are also very superstitious and often explain unknown things due to sources of magic.
  • I know these people who claim not to be superstitious. Cited from Frank Merriwell's Reward, by Burt L. Standish
  • Nobody who was superstitious would live in the house, and so it was not often let. Cited from The Guests Of Hercules, by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  • Some superstitious people believe this plant is able to protect a house from lightning.
  • It may have had some superstitious connection with the thirteen days of their week. Cited from The Annals of the Cakchiquels, by Daniel G. Brinton
  • I would have done so before, but I am superstitious. Cited from The Entailed Hat, by George Alfred Townsend
  • The people are very superstitious and believe death brings more death.
  • Many informal groups of small children will develop some level of superstitious beliefs about their local area.
  • Perhaps the Irish strain in her blood made her a little superstitious. Cited from The Magnificent Montez, by Horace Wyndham
  • But even a writer of this kind had quite as superstitious an idea of the holy elements as the rest. Cited from History of Dogma, Volume 2 (of 7), by Adolph Harnack
  • I've been alive among 'em so many years that they have grown superstitious. Cited from Sunset Pass, by Charles King
  • The brothers, although not superstitious, were by no means free from human weakness. Cited from The Settler and the Savage, by R.M. Ballantyne
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