Definition of 'heroic'
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Long into the night he sat at the flap of his tent, thinking heroic thoughts. A PLAGUE OF ANGELS (2001)Another in an endless series of man's heroic myths of his own past. A PLAGUE OF ANGELS (2001)Our father had been a sensualist of heroic proportions from his earliest childhood. GALILEE (2001)
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Translations for 'heroic'
British English: heroic ADJECTIVE
If you describe a person or their actions as heroic, you admire them because they show extreme bravery.
The heroic sergeant risked his life to rescue 29 fishermen from their blazing trawler.
British English: heroic NOUN
Heroics are actions involving bravery, courage, or determination.
...the man whose aerial heroics helped save the helicopter pilot.
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