Definition of 'heroism'
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The risks coexist with great heroism. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Men are still capable of great heroism. Times, Sunday Times (2014)What follows is a gripping study of quiet heroism. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is the kind of quiet heroism that builds nations. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Band pals told him of the heroism of people who helped the injured and dying. The Sun (2015)They reflect exceptional acts of individual heroism in Helmand last summer. The Sun (2009)The Resistance included individuals of supreme heroism and patriotism. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Each must also recognise the other's sacred modern narratives of tragedy and heroism. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But what we must do is remember their heroism, their courage and their sacrifice. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I wonder if cycling would be the same without its unique qualities of heroism and sacrifice. Times, Sunday Times (2011)A potent story of survival and quiet heroism. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The great moment of heroism and sacrifice is not a refusal to fight, but a call to arms. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Our narrator is introduced almost as a figure of fun, but by the end becomes a figure of great heroism. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It is an abhorrent thing to happen but stories of normal people 's heroism is what makes this country so wonderful. The Sun (2014)I respect his quiet heroism. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I don't take credit for great heroism, though. Christianity Today (2000)I saw heroism, bravery, and failure. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I was thrilled when I received the replies and am still amazed at their modesty and quiet heroism. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'heroism'
British English: heroism NOUN
Heroism is great courage and bravery.
...individual acts of heroism.
Definition of heroism from the Collins English Dictionary
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