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hero/ˈhiroʊ/noun
pluralheroesor in sense 3heros
hero
/ˈhiroʊ/
noun
pluralheroesor in sense 3heros
Learner's definition of HERO  
[count]
: a person who is admired for great or brave acts or fine qualities
   b : a person who is greatly admired
Hero can refer to either a man or a woman, but it is often used to refer specifically to a man. The specific word for a woman who is brave and admired is heroine.
— see also folk hero
: the chief male character in a story, play, movie, etc.
US 
plural usuallyheros
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