Synonyms of 'heroine'
1 protagonistDictionary, leading lady, diva
The heroine is a senior TV executive.
2 starDictionary, celebrity, goddess
Famous actors, musicians, and sports players are often referred to as stars.
The heroine of the day was the winner of the Gold medal.
3 idolDictionary, favourite, pin-up (slang)
If you refer to someone such as a film, pop, or sports star as an idol, you mean that they are greatly admired or loved by their fans.
I still remember my childhood heroines.
usage note:Note that the word heroine, meaning `a female hero', has an e at the end. The drug heroin is spelled without a final e.
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At the age of twelve, he was already a celebrity.
You can refer to a successful and famous female opera singer as a diva.
the Grammy-award winning diva
Thesaurus for heroine from the Collins English Thesaurus
The heroine of a book , play, film, or story is the main female character, who usually has good qualities.