Old wives' tale synonyms
Part of speech:
A false notion.
The traditional beliefs, myths, tales, and practices of a people, transmitted orally.
The passing down of elements of a culture from generation to generation, especially by oral communication:
(Informal) A long, often elaborate narrative of real or fictitious adventures; an entertaining tale.
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