heroism

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Etymology[edit]

From French héroïsme.

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heroism (countable and uncountable, plural heroisms)

  1. The qualities characteristic of a hero, such as courage, bravery, fortitude, unselfishness, etc.; the display of such qualities.

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  • heroism” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2017.

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