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Having the characteristics of a hero or heroine; very brave,
  1. Having the characteristics of a hero or heroine; very brave
    • - heroic deeds
    • - a few heroic individuals
  2. Of or representing heroes or heroines
    • - early medieval heroic poetry
  3. (of language or a work of art) Grand or grandiose in scale or intention
    • - one passes under pyramids and obelisks, all on a heroic scale
  4. (of a statue) Larger than life-size but less than colossal

  1. Behavior or talk that is bold or dramatic, esp. excessively or unexpectedly so
    • - the makeshift team performed heroics

  1. epic: very imposing or impressive; surpassing the ordinary (especially in size or scale); "an epic voyage"; "of heroic proportions"; "heroic sculpture"
  2. heroic verse: a verse form suited to the treatment of heroic or elevated themes; dactylic hexameter or iambic pentameter
  3. relating to or characteristic of heroes of antiquity; "heroic legends"; "the heroic age"
  4. having or displaying qualities appropriate for heroes; "the heroic attack on the beaches of Normandy"; "heroic explorers"
  5. expansive: of behavior that is impressive and ambitious in scale or scope; "an expansive lifestyle"; "in the grand manner"; "collecting on a grand scale"; "heroic undertakings"
  6. desperate: showing extreme courage; especially of actions courageously undertaken in desperation as a last resort; "made a last desperate attempt to reach the climber"; "the desperate gallantry of our naval task forces marked the turning point in the Pacific war"- G.C. ...
  7. Heroic (1921-1939) was a great Australian Thoroughbred racehorse who won 21 races from 5 furlongs (1,000 metres) to 2 miles (1,600 m) and was a Leading sire in Australia.
  8. A hero (heroine for females) (ἥρως, hḗrōs), in Greek mythology and folklore, was originally a demigod, their cult being one of the most distinctive features of ancient Greek religion. ...
  9. (!Hero) !Hero is a rock opera about Jesus. It is based on the question, "What if Jesus was born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania?". After the original tour in 2003 ended, it was released on DVD, CD, and was written into a trilogy of novels and series of comic books.
  10. (Hero (1983 film)) Hero is a 1983 Indian Hindi film by Subhash Ghai. Jackie Shroff played the lead role, also called "Jackie", and achieved stardom overnight. ...
  11. (Hero (1985 film)) Hero is 1985 a Pakistani Urdu colour film starring Waheed Murad, Babra Sharif, Mumtaz, Aslam Pervaiz, Saqi, Adil Murad (as child star & guest star) and Nadeem (as guest star). It was produced by Waheed himself and directed by his close friend Iqbal Yousuf. ...
  12. (Hero (1987 film)) Hero is the official documentary film of the 1986 FIFA World Cup held in Mexico., Accessed July 10, 2008.
  13. (Hero (1992 movie)) Hero (also known as Accidental Hero) is a comedy-drama film directed by Stephen Frears and starring Dustin Hoffman, Geena Davis, Andy García, Chevy Chase, and Joan Cusack. It was released in the United States on 20 October 1992.
  14. (Hero (2000 film)) Hero (2000) is a short subject film directed and written by Mark Bamford. His wife wrote and produced the film. Hero played at numerous international film festivals and subsequently sold worldwide for television. It was filmed in Kinderhook, New York, USA
  15. (Hero (2001 TV series)) Hero is a Japanese drama series that aired in Japan on Fuji TV in 2001. In 2006, a two-hour special miniseries for the television series was broadcast.
  16. (Hero (2007 film)) HERO (also known as HERO the movie) is a film based on the 2001 popular TV series of the same name.
  17. (Hero (2008 film)) Hero is a Telugu film, starring Nitin, Bhavana, Ramya Krishna, Kota Srinivasa Rao, Brahmanandam and others, directed by Sudhakar Naidu. Produced by Manyam Ramesh, and music composed Mani Sharma. This Movie Released on 24 October 2008.
  18. (Hero (2010 film)) Hero (formerly titled One Good Man) is an upcoming Christian film by Advent Film Group and Brightline Pictures. The story is written and directed by Manny Edwards, who co-produced and co-directed Come What May with George Escobar. ...
  19. Of or relating to a hero or heroine; supremely noble; Courageous; displaying heroism
  20. (heroics) The actions of a hero
  21. (hero) A real or mythical person of great bravery who carries out extraordinary deeds; A role model; The main protagonist in a work of fiction; A champion; An unwilling sufferer of an act of terrorism, terminal disease, or other tragedy; A large sandwich made from meats and cheeses; a hero sandwich
  22. (heroism) The qualities characteristic of a hero, as courage, bravery, fortitude, unselfishness, etc.; the display of such qualities
  23. (Hero) An HTC phone released as the Droid Eris on Verizon. Also known as the G2 in Europe. Is different than the Sprint Hero.
  24. (hero) the leading character or protagonist in a narrative. Generally, in modern terminology, the hero is good and male. A female hero is called a heroine. The opposite of the hero is the anti-hero.
  25. A Hero is a character played by a player.  Heroes have character cards, which list the maximum HP of the Hero and their innate power on the front, and their incapacitated abilities on the back.  All Heroes have a deck of 40 Hero cards.