Examples of heroism in a Sentence
women who showed heroism by fighting for their right to vote
the inspiring heroism of the firefighters who risked their lives to save the people trapped in the burning building
Recent Examples of heroism from the Web
This was not the first time in recent years that France celebrated an immigrant’s heroism.
Their cowardice will be remembered just as surely as McCain’s wartime heroism.
Little knew that Sauer’s heroism deserved to be recognized with a valor award.
This weekend, the project will convene The Hero Round Table, its first global heroism conference at the Marines’ Memorial Theatre in San Francisco.
Sherman, meanwhile, recounted John F. Kennedy’s heroism during World War II as commander of the torpedo boat PT-109.
Baesel received the Medal of Honor for heroism in France during World War I. The outreach office also hosts a monthly Coffee Chat for vets.
Yo-Yo Ma has a dash of heroism in his sound and is a phenomenon for a visual age.
Fieseler also attends to a different kind of heroism — the painstaking slog of activism that has seen the fire commemorated in plaques and public days of mourning, the seeking of sympathy from a dilatory city and church.
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bravery, courage, courageousness, daring, daringness, dauntlessness, doughtiness, fearlessness, gallantry, greatheartedness, guts, gutsiness, hardihood, heart, intestinal fortitude, intrepidity, intrepidness, moxie, nerve, prowess, stoutness, valor, virtue;
HEROISM Defined for English Language Learners
: great courage
HEROISM Defined for Kids
- the heroism of soldiers
- We honor the heroism of our forefathers.
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