Definition of superhero in English:


Line breaks: super|hero
Pronunciation: /ˈsuːpəhɪərəʊ
, ˈsjuː-/

noun (plural superheroes)

  • A benevolent fictional character with superhuman powers, such as Superman.
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    • I could name you a dozen superheroes whose powers I'd like to have.
    • What, superheroes have silly powers and can do impossible things?
    • It was rather strange that their real-life was weirder then the comic-scape of fictional superheroes.

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