English Vietnamese dictionary
- danh từ
- nữ anh hùng
- nhân vật nữ chính (trong các tác phẩm văn học)
Advanced English dictionary
1 a girl or woman who is admired by many for doing sth brave or good: the heroines of the revolution
2 the main female character in a story, novel, film/movie, etc: The heroine is played by Demi Moore. + Shakespeare's heroines
3 a woman that you admire because of a particular quality or skill that she has: Madonna was her teenage heroine.
(female) lead, leading actress or lady, prima donna or ballerina, première danseuse, diva:
The heroine was played by Mme Kropeczka.
Violetta is one of the great tragic heroines of Verdi's operas.
| national | romantic, tragic | unsung
She remains one of the unsung heroines of the Second World War.
She was thrilled to be interviewing her childhood heroine.
Jane Eyre, the eponymous heroine of the novel by Charlotte Bronte
Concise English dictionary
+the main good female character in a work of fiction
+a woman possessing heroic qualities or a woman who has performed heroic deeds
+a man distinguished by exceptional courage and nobility and strength
+the principal character in a play or movie or novel or poem
+someone who fights for a cause
+Greek mathematician and inventor who devised a way to determine the area of a triangle and who described various mechanical devices (first century)
+(classical mythology) a being of great strength and courage celebrated for bold exploits; often the offspring of a mortal and a god
+(Greek mythology) priestess of Aphrodite who killed herself when her lover Leander drowned while trying to swim the Hellespont to see her
+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