noun, plural superheroes.
a hero, especially in children’s comic books and television cartoons, possessing extraordinary, often magical powers.
noun (pl) -roes
any of various comic-strip characters with superhuman abilities or magical powers, wearing a distinctive costume, and fighting against evil
adjective 1. Also, heroical. of, relating to, or characteristic of a hero or heroine. 2. suitable to the character of a hero in size or concept; daring; noble: a heroic ambition. 3. having or displaying the character or attributes of a hero; extraordinarily bold, altruistic, determined, etc.: a heroic explorer. 4. having or involving recourse […]
noun 1. a woman of distinguished courage or ability, admired for her brave deeds and noble qualities. 2. the principal female character in a story, play, film, etc. noun 1. a woman possessing heroic qualities 2. a woman idealized for possessing superior qualities 3. the main female character in a novel, play, film, etc
adjective, noun, Radio Informal. 1. superheterodyne. noun 1. See superheterodyne receiver
[soo-per-het-er-uh-dahyn] /ˌsu pərˈhɛt ər əˌdaɪn/ Radio. adjective 1. denoting, pertaining to, or using a method of processing received radio or video signals in which an incoming modulated wave is changed by the heterodyne process into a lower-frequency wave and then subjected to amplification and subsequent detection. noun 2. a superheterodyne receiver.