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hero

noun brave person, celebrity, champion, conquering hero, conqueror, decorated hero, deity, demigod, fearless soldier, fighter, folk hero, god, goddess, great man, great woman, guardian, heroine, highest type, ideal type, idol, immortal, luminary, man of courage, man of valor, martyr, master, megastar, model, notable, paragon, perfect type, person who serves as a shining example, phoenix, pillar of the community, protector, soldier, stalwart, star, superhero, superstar, tiger, valiant knight, warrior
Associated concepts: Good Samaritan laws
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Heroes are those who contribute to the quality of life and destiny of a nation;'
The Chief Executive urged the public to become everyday heroes and help people in need.
We owe it to our heroes to be worthy heirs to this legacy,' Duterte said.
Proclaiming national heroes invites a different sort of revolution among fanatics and ideologues.
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'The Bill specifies principles guiding the designation of National Heroes to include patriotism, national unity, sharing and devolution of power, rule of law, democracy and participation of the people.
Last week, Marvel announced the termination of its relationship with Gazillion and the imminent demise of "Marvel Heroes." "We regret to inform our 'Marvel Heroes' fans that we have ended our relationship with Gazillion Entertainment, and that the 'Marvel Heroes' games will be shut down.
DC Super Hero Girls centers on the female Super Heroes and Super-Villains of the DC Comics universe during their formative high school yearsprior to discovering their full super power potential.
The awards include health and wellbeing hero, education and training hero, environment hero, youth heroes, adult heroes, strengthening communities hero, community worker and outstanding achievement hero.
(2) Heroes have been defined as those who serve as models for personal conduct (3) and those who influence through aspirations and actions.
The pack has a recommended retail price of $29.95 and includes an exclusive golden tiger mount, a Ronin skin for the hero Zeratul, and five heroes unlocked in-game: Sonya, Zeratul, Zagara, Li Li, and Jaina.