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How to use superstition in a sentence
The problem is that our government sometimes wobbles between science and superstition.
I believe that in America it’s very similar, except we’re not wobbling between science and superstition, but between science and suspicion, fueled by social media.
Though I don’t follow many superstitions, I definitely won’t cut my hair.
It helps that baseball has always been a sport of strange superstitions, with no clock and long odds — where you never know if you’ll connect with the incoming fastball, but you swing anyway.How Three Minor League Teams Saved Hometown Baseball|Nick Fouriezos|February 3, 2021|Ozy
They were, it’s universally assumed, the Dark Ages—a time of superstition, when physicians floundered in the face of a pandemic and leaders scorned scientific expertise.The Idea of the 'Dark Ages' Is a Myth. Here's Why Medieval Scientific Progress Still Matters|Seb Falk|November 17, 2020|Time
Darwin was among the many scientists that have helped society evolve out of mysticism, superstition and faith.‘Gods of Suburbia’: Dina Goldstein’s Arresting Photo Series on Religion vs. Consumerism|Dina Goldstein|November 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Yet superstition can also be, if my theology is correct, the first step in the other direction on that same road.
Tally one for the superstition list… no more laundry at night.Dodging Rockets in Afghanistan as the Taliban’s Fighting Season Begins|Nick Willard|May 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There is his superstition about watching every Red Sox game but never the sixth inning.Joshua Ferris’s New Novel Chronicles an Existential Dentist in Despair|Tom LeClair|May 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Superstition has it that playing the Man of Steel is a career killer.Is There Really a Superman Curse, and Can Henry Cavill Break It?|Kevin Fallon|June 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It is beyond the comprehension of any man not blinded by superstition, not warped by prejudice and old-time convention.
I see no infinite goodness here, but only the infinite foolishness of sentimental superstition.
Buchanan the historian was, from his learning, thought in his days of superstition to be a wizard.
I believe that from the beginning of time the misery of the world has been caused by the superstition that love was all.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Organised and authoritative religion the world over makes for ignorance, for poverty and superstition.