noun su·per·hero \-ˌhir-(ˌ)ō, -ˌhē-(ˌ)rō\

: a fictional character who has amazing powers (such as the ability to fly)

: a very heroic person

Full Definition of SUPERHERO

:  a fictional hero having extraordinary or superhuman powers; also :  an exceptionally skillful or successful person

Examples of SUPERHERO

  1. The people who do this dangerous work are real-life superheroes who deserve our gratitude.

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SUPERHERO Defined for Kids


noun su·per·he·ro \ˈsü-pər-ˌhir-ō, -ˌhē-rō\

Definition of SUPERHERO for Kids

:  a fictional hero having extraordinary or superhuman powers


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