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Synonyms of heroine in English:


  • 1 Nicky was a heroine—she saved my baby from being snatched
    brave woman, hero, woman of courage, great woman, woman of the hour;
    victor, winner, conqueror
    [Antonyms] coward, loser
  • 2 the literary heroine of Moscow
    ideal, ideal woman, paragon, exemplar, shining example, perfect example, favourite, darling
    informal celeb
  • 3 the film's heroine takes a feminist stand
    female protagonist, principal female character;
    principal female role, lead actress, lead, leading lady, leading role, female lead, star role, starring role, star part, female star, prima donna, diva
    [Antonyms] villain
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