English dictionary definition of:

hero


Noun

  • the principal character in a play or movie or novel or poem
  • a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States
  • (Greek mythology) priestess of Aphrodite who killed herself when her lover Leander drowned while trying to swim the Hellespont to see her
  • someone who fights for a cause
  • (classical mythology) a being of great strength and courage celebrated for bold exploits; often the offspring of a mortal and a god
  • a man distinguished by exceptional courage and nobility and strength
  • Greek mathematician and inventor who devised a way to determine the area of a triangle and who described various mechanical devices (first century)

Thesaurus

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Spellzone course content

View spelling list -o words - a mixture and learn about the word hero in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?.

Scrabble score for hero


Scrabble score = 7

generated at 14:02:06 on 18-11-19

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