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Significado de “hero” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "hero" - Diccionario Inglés

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heronoun [C]

uk   /ˈhɪə.rəʊ/  us   /ˈhɪr.oʊ/ (plural heroes)
  • hero noun [C] (PERSON)

B1 a person who is admired for having done something very brave or having achieved something great: a war hero He became a national hero for his part in the revolution.humorous Graham says he'll take my parents to the airport at four o'clock in the morning - what a hero!
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B1 (female heroine) the main male character in a book or film who is usually good: the hero of her latest novel
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someone who you admire very much: Humphrey Bogart's my hero - I've seen every one of his movies.
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  • hero noun [C] (FOOD)

US a long sandwich filled with cold meat, cheese, salad, etc.
(Definition of hero from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "hero" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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heronoun [C]

 us   /ˈhɪər·oʊ/ (plural heroes) (female heroine,  /ˈher·oʊ·ɪn/ )
literature The hero is the main character of a story, play, or movie.
heroic
adjective [not gradable]  us   /hɪˈroʊ·ɪk/
The ceremony at City Hall honored the heroic acts of firefighters who lost their lives.
(Definition of hero from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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