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Translation of "hero" - English-Spanish dictionary

hero

noun /ˈhiərəu/ ( plural heroes, feminine heroine /ˈherouin/)
a man or boy admired (by many people) for his brave deeds héroe; heroína The boy was regarded as a hero for saving his friend’s life. the chief male person in a story, play etc protagonista, personaje principal The hero of this book is a young American boy called Tom Sawyer. heroic /hiˈrəuik/ adjective very brave heroico heroic deeds. of heroes heroico heroic tales. heroically adverb heroicamente He heroically rescued the little girl from the burning building. heroism /ˈherəuizm/ noun great bravery heroísmo The policeman was given a medal in recognition of his heroism. hero-worship noun very great, sometimes too great, admiration for a person. culto a los héroes the heroine (not heroin) of the story.
(Definition of hero from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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