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1. heroic

adjective. ['hɪˈroʊɪk'] very imposing or impressive; surpassing the ordinary (especially in size or scale).

Synonyms

  • epic
  • big
  • large

Antonyms

  • little
  • temperate
  • soft
  • light

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Rhymes with Heroic

  • paleozoic
  • mesozoic
  • cenozoic
  • gabbroic
  • dichroic
  • stoic
  • slowik
  • bowick

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.

3. Adjective
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

2. mock-heroic

noun. a satirical imitation of heroic verse.

Synonyms

  • caricature
  • impersonation

Antonyms

  • natural

3. heroic

adjective. ['hɪˈroʊɪk'] having or displaying qualities appropriate for heroes.

Synonyms

  • heroical

Antonyms

  • stingy
  • humble

4. heroic

adjective. ['hɪˈroʊɪk'] of behavior that is impressive and ambitious in scale or scope.

Synonyms

  • grand
  • impressive

Antonyms

  • ungenerous
  • unimportant
  • mild

5. heroic

adjective. ['hɪˈroʊɪk'] showing extreme courage; especially of actions courageously undertaken in desperation as a last resort.

Synonyms

  • desperate
  • brave

Antonyms

  • nonpregnant
  • immature
  • inconspicuous

6. heroic

noun. ['hɪˈroʊɪk'] a verse form suited to the treatment of heroic or elevated themes; dactylic hexameter or iambic pentameter.

Synonyms

  • epic
  • heroic poem
  • epic poem
  • heroic verse
  • heroic meter

Antonyms

  • insignificant
  • noncomprehensive
  • unexpansive
  • uncommunicative
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