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  • nounwoman noted for courageous acts
  • nounrole model
  • nounprincipal female character

synonyms for heroine

  • champion
  • conquering hero
  • conqueror
  • hero
  • protector
  • savior
  • victor
  • warrior
  • angel
  • legend
  • martyr
See also synonyms for: heroines
  • beau ideal
  • eidolon
  • epitome
  • example
  • exemplar
  • good example
  • icon
  • ideal
  • idol
  • model
  • paragon
  • person to look up to
  • role model
  • shining example

antonyms for heroine

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  • coward
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    How to use heroine in a sentence

    Raya is a gorgeous, accessible film, with engaging characters, a winning heroine, and sumptuous animation from start to finish.
    DISNEY’S RAYA AND THE LAST DRAGON IS A SUMPTUOUS FANTASY — BUT IT MAKES A MESS OF SOUTHEAST ASIAN CULTUREAJA ROMANOMARCH 5, 2021VOX
    Back in Nome, as the families of Maurer, Crawford and Galle clamored for an investigation into the men’s fates, Ada became something of a celebrity, hailed in the press as a heroine on par with Robinson Crusoe.
    THE WOMAN WHO SURVIVED TWO YEARS ALONE IN THE ARCTICFIONA ZUBLINDECEMBER 9, 2020OZY
    Virgil stands for empire, too, but he’s also an interesting riff on a classic gothic trope, which is for there to be a sexual attraction tinged with violence between heroine and antihero.
    GOTHIC NOVELS ARE OBSESSED WITH BORDERS. MEXICAN GOTHIC TAKES FULL ADVANTAGE.CONSTANCE GRADYOCTOBER 16, 2020VOX
    If the outbreak had been a movie, this would have been the scene where the heroine mobilizes an all-star squad of specialists to save the planet.
    INSIDE THE FALL OF THE CDCBY JAMES BANDLER, PATRICIA CALLAHAN, SEBASTIAN ROTELLA AND KIRSTEN BERGOCTOBER 15, 2020PROPUBLICA
    These new fiction releases are oddly compatible tales of gritty heroines on long-haul journeys in a natural world on the brink of destruction.
    3 NEW NOVELS SHOW A NATURAL WORLD IN PERILERIN BERGEROCTOBER 3, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
    Besides, when he hears it's for that real heroine of a kidnapping story everybody was talking about, he'll be willing enough.
    DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
    Mistral enumerates eight dramatic works treating the life of his heroine.
    FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
    But the reward for virtue, which frequently fails to make its appearance, waited upon our heroine.
    A FOREST HEARTH: A ROMANCE OF INDIANA IN THE THIRTIESCHARLES MAJOR
    Who then can wonder that our young heroine should begin to think herself of more consequence than she really was?
    THE ADOPTED DAUGHTERELIZABETH SANDHAM
    The little girl heroine adds another to the list of favorites so well known to the young people.
    THE RIVAL CAMPERSRUEL PERLEY SMITH
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO HEROINE

    • charlatan
    • daredevil
    • entrepreneur
    • explorer
    • fortune-hunter
    • gambler
    • globetrotter
    • hero
    • heroine
    • madcap
    • mercenary
    • opportunist
    • pioneer
    • pirate
    • romantic
    • speculator
    • stunt person
    • swashbuckler
    • traveler
    • venturer
    • voyager
    • wanderer
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