how to pronounce superstitious


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superstitious is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of superstitious in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… unsanitary are you superstitious I am …”

meanings of superstitious


  1. Overexact; unnecessarily scrupulous.
  2. Arising from or having the character of superstitions.
  3. Susceptible to superstitions.

superstitious frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word superstitious occurs in english on average 1.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics superstitious can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that superstitious can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to superstitious


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