Textual thesaurus for "Hero"

(noun) hero

the principal character in a play or movie or novel or poem

(noun) poor boy, submarine, submarine sandwich, torpedo, sub, Cuban sandwich, grinder, hero, hero sandwich, hoagie, hoagy, wedge, zep, bomber, Italian sandwich

a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States

(noun) champion, fighter, hero, paladin

someone who fights for a cause

(noun) hero

(classical mythology) a being of great strength and courage celebrated for bold exploits; often the offspring of a mortal and a god

(noun) hero

a man distinguished by exceptional courage and nobility and strength

RAF pilots were the heroes of the Battle of Britain

(noun) Hero of Alexandria, Heron

Greek mathematician and inventor who devised a way to determine the area of a triangle and who described various mechanical devices (first century)