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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: Superstition

Deutsch Englisch
Aberglaube {m}Maskulinum (der) superstition
Aberglauben (ein italienischer Kurzfilm aus dem Jahr 1949) Superstition
Ex [lit.] Superstition [lit.] (David Ambrose)


Beispielsätze

I do not ever remember to have trembled at a tale of superstition or to have feared the apparition of a spirit.
I read that every known superstition in the world is gathered into the horseshoe of the Carpathians, as if it were the centre of some sort of imaginative whirlpool; if so my stay may be very interesting.
This gave me a sort of shock, for I suppose the general superstition about midnight was increased by my recent experiences.
And to superstition must we trust at the first; it was man’s faith in the early, and it have its root in faith still.
This mixture of simplicity and cunning, of superstition and commercial reasoning, aroused Van Helsing, who said:— “Mine friend, that Devil is more clever than he is thought by some; and he know when he meet his match!”
The Czarina Catherine made a phenomenally quick journey—so much so that Captain Donelson’s suspicions were aroused; but his superstition united with his canniness played the Count’s game for him, and he ran with his favouring wind through fogs and all till he brought up blindfold at Galatz.
He looked at them, and saw in them, without knowing it, the slow sure filing down of misery-worn face and figure, that was to make the meagreness of Frenchmen an English superstition which should survive the truth through the best part of a hundred years.
Nor with the immemorial superstition of their race, and in accordance with the preternaturalness, as it seemed, which in many things invested the Pequod, were there wanting some of the seamen who swore that whenever and wherever descried; at however remote times, or in however far apart latitudes and longitudes, that unnearable spout was cast by one self-same whale; and that whale, Moby Dick.
As I sat there at my ease, cross-legged on the deck; after the bitter exertion at the windlass; under a blue tranquil sky; the ship under indolent sail, and gliding so serenely along; as I bathed my hands among those soft, gentle globules of infiltrated tissues, woven almost within the hour; as they richly broke to my fingers, and discharged all their opulence, like fully ripe grapes their wine; as I snuffed up that uncontaminated aroma,—literally and truly, like the smell of spring violets; I declare to you, that for the time I lived as in a musky meadow; I forgot all about our horrible oath; in that inexpressible sperm, I washed my hands and my heart of it; I almost began to credit the old Paracelsan superstition that sperm is of rare virtue in allaying the heat of anger; while bathing in that bath, I felt divinely free from all ill-will, or petulance, or malice, of any sort whatsoever.
He crossed a small “branch” two or three times, because of a prevailing juvenile superstition that to cross water baffled pursuit.


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