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adjective. ['hɪˈroʊɪk'] very imposing or impressive; surpassing the ordinary (especially in size or scale).
Rhymes with Heroic
Sentences with heroic
1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Not only are Newfoundlands impressive swimmers, they’re also heroic and loyal companions.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Also in accordance with the heroic couplet, alexandrines include a caesura in the middle of the line.
The definition of a tragic hero extends well beyond the assumption of a heroic figure with a tragic ending.
Quotes about heroic
1. Courtesy is a silver lining around the dark clouds of civilization; it is the best part of refinement and in many ways, an art of heroic beauty in the vast gallery of man's cruelty and baseness.
- Bryant H. McGill
2. Damn, Claire. Warn a guy before you do a face-plant on the floor next time. I could have looked all heroic and caught you or something -Shane
- Rachel Caine, Glass Houses
3. I did stand-up comedy for 18 years. Ten of those years were spent learning, four years were spent refining, and four years were spent in wild success. I was seeking comic originality, and fame fell on me as a byproduct. The course was more plodding than heroic.
- Steve Martin
noun. a satirical imitation of heroic verse.
adjective. ['hɪˈroʊɪk'] having or displaying qualities appropriate for heroes.
adjective. ['hɪˈroʊɪk'] of behavior that is impressive and ambitious in scale or scope.
adjective. ['hɪˈroʊɪk'] showing extreme courage; especially of actions courageously undertaken in desperation as a last resort.
noun. ['hɪˈroʊɪk'] a verse form suited to the treatment of heroic or elevated themes; dactylic hexameter or iambic pentameter.
- heroic poem
- epic poem
- heroic verse
- heroic meter