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The chief character in a book, play, or film, typically identified with sympathetic and good qualities
“The hero of the franchise's new trilogy was Rey, a flawless character who was immediately an expert at everything she attempted.”
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A person who is admired for their courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities
“A gym cleaner has been hailed as a hero after he saved a swimmer from drowning.”
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A person who is celebrated for their skill, actions or celebrity
“He became an instant hero after scoring the championship-winning goal for his team.”
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A sandwich made on a long, cylindrical roll
“I shared a foot-long turkey hero with my friend.”
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A person or thing regarded as the finest or most important in their sphere or group
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A traveller or explorer
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A role model or someone who has the characteristics of a mentor
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A devotional painting of Christ or another holy figure, typically executed on wood and used ceremonially in the Byzantine and other Eastern Churches
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A person who is brave, strong or fierce when faced with adversity
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One that is much loved or appreciated
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A person or thing that wins something
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A person who is reliable or dependable
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An advocate or champion of a particular cause or idea
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The offspring of a deity and a mortal
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A hero
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An actor's part in a play, film, etc
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One who has heroically sacrificed their life for their beliefs
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A layer cake or sandwich cake
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A person who protects someone or something
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A person or thing regarded as an excellent example of a specified quality
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