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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A woman or girl who is looked up to for having done something brave or noble.

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  • Our goalie was the heroine of the of our championship game as she dove for the ball again and again. for more
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  • Note: "Heroin" is a drug. A "heroine" is a woman who is a hero or a character in a story.
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