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heroine US English

A woman admired or idealized for her courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities

heroine US Thesaurus

she's a heroine—she saved my baby

cult heroine US English

A female writer, musician, artist, or other public figure who is greatly admired by a relatively small audience or is influential despite limited commercial success

culture heroine US English

A female culture hero.

heroine worship US English

Intense, excessive, or uncritical admiration of a woman one views as a heroine.

heroine-worship US English

To admire (a woman one views as a heroine) intensely, excessively, or uncritically.

labour heroine US English

(Chiefly in the People's Republic of China) a title awarded to a female worker in recognition of an exceptionally high output.

unsung heroine US English

A woman whose heroism or achievements are unacknowledged or little-known.

heroine-worshipper US English

A person who intensely, excessively, or uncritically admires a woman that he or she views as a heroine.

antiheroine US English

A female antihero