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heroicadjective

uk   /hɪˈrəʊ.ɪk/  us   /-ˈroʊ-/
C1 very ​brave or ​great: a heroic ​act/​deedC1 informal If you make a heroic ​attempt or ​effort to do something, you ​try very hard to do it: Despite Roz's heroic ​efforts to liven it up, the ​party was a ​disaster.
heroically
adverb uk   us   /-ɪ.kəl.i/
She ​fought heroically against the ​disease.
(Definition of heroic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “heroic”
in Arabic بُطولي…
in Korean 용감한…
in Portuguese heroico…
in Catalan heroic…
in Japanese 勇敢な, 英雄的な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 英勇的,英雄的, 花费极大力气的…
in Turkish kahraman, cesur, yiğit…
in Russian героический…
in Chinese (Traditional) 英勇的,英雄的, 花費極大力氣的…
in Italian eroico…
in Polish bohaterski, heroiczny…
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