Old wives' tale synonyms

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A picture, book, or other form of communication using such representation.
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Any story told to excite wonder; common talk; the theme of talk.
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A false notion.
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The traditional beliefs, myths, tales, and practices of a people, transmitted orally.
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A story of unknown origin describing plausible but extraordinary past events.
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All the facts and traditions about a particular subject that have been accumulated over time through education or experience.
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A traditional story which embodies a belief regarding some fact or phenomenon of experience, and in which often the forces of nature and of the soul are personified; a sacred narrative regarding a god, a hero, the origin of the world or of a people, etc.
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A short narrative illustrating a lesson (usually religious/moral) by comparison or analogy
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(Chiefly US) A floor or level of a building; a storey.
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A belief, not based on human reason or scientific knowledge, that future events may be influenced by one's behaviour in some magical or mystical way.
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A rehearsal of what has occurred; narrative; discourse; statement; history; story.
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The passing down of elements of a culture from generation to generation, especially by oral communication:
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(Informal) A long, often elaborate narrative of real or fictitious adventures; an entertaining tale.
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Find another word for old wives' tale. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for old wives' tale, like: allegory, fable, fallacy, false belief, folklore, legend, lore, moral, myth, parable and popular belief.