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heroicadjective

uk   /hɪˈrəʊ.ɪk/  us   /hɪˈroʊ.ɪk/
heroically
adverb uk   /hɪˈrəʊ.ɪ.kəl.i/  us   /hɪˈroʊ.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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