Definition:Hero

  1. A real or mythical person of great bravery who carries out extraordinary deeds.
  2. A role model.
  3. The main protagonist in a work of fiction.
  4. A champion.
  5. A large sandwich made from meats and cheeses.


Derived terms

  • heroic
  • heroics
  • heroism
  • unsung hero
  • superhero

Related terms

  • heroine

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