how to pronounce heroism


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the above transcription of heroism is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

heroism is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of heroism in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… about the heroism of the san jose police …”

meanings of heroism


  1. The qualities characteristic of a hero, such as courage, bravery, fortitude, unselfishness, etc.; the display of such qualities.

heroism frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word heroism occurs in english on average 1.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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