noun Date: 1940 antihero

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • nonhero — /non hear oh/, n., pl. nonheroes. antihero. [1935 40; NON + HERO] * * * …   Universalium

  • nonhero — noun A character, especially a protagonist, who is not a hero …   Wiktionary

  • nonhero — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. antihero, protagonist, untraditional hero, nontraditional hero; see hero 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • nonhero — non·hero …   English syllables

  • nonhero — ˈ ̷ ̷ ˌ¦ noun : anti hero herein * * * /non hear oh/, n., pl. nonheroes. antihero. [1935 40; NON + HERO] …   Useful english dictionary

  • protagonist — n 1.(all in a drama or literary work) principal, principal or main or leading character, agonist, hero, heroine, antihero, antiheroine, nonhero; (all in a drama or film) lead, title role, leading man or lady. 2. advocate, supporter, upholder,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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