Definition of antiheroine in English:

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antiheroine

Pronunciation: /ˈantēˌherōin/ /ˈantī-/

noun

A female antihero.
Example sentences
  • Bachmann weaves tales of anti-heroines, old drunks and people dousing themselves in gasoline into a strong collection of songs.
  • She is the sharp-witted anti-heroine in this rich adaptation of Thackeray's classic novel of shameless social climbing in the early 19th century.
  • Our confessional anti-heroine is still a TV journalist, still concerned about her weight (she should be more worried about the all the excess flab in the dialogue), but no longer single.

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Syllabification: an·ti·her·o·ine

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