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su·per·he·ro

 (so͞o′pər-hîr′ō)
n. pl. su·per·he·roes
A fictional figure having superhuman powers or greatly enhanced abilities, usually portrayed as fighting evil or crime.

superhero

(ˈsuːpəˌhɪərəʊ)
n, pl -roes
(Journalism & Publishing) any of various comic-strip characters with superhuman abilities or magical powers, wearing a distinctive costume, and fighting against evil

su•per•he•ro

(ˈsu pərˌhɪər oʊ)
n., pl. -roes.
a hero, esp. in children's comic books and television cartoons, possessing extraordinary, often magical powers.
[1960–65]
Translations
super-héros

superhero

[ˈsuːpəˌhɪərəʊ] Nsuperhéroe m

superhero

[ˈsuːpərhɪərəʊ] nsuper héros m
References in classic literature ?
For this is the secret of the soul: when the hero hath abandoned it, then only approacheth it in dreams--the superhero.
Children, too, can enjoy the fun and excitement with four daily performances (6:30pm, 8pm, 9:15pm, and 10:15pm) of the interactive game show 'Super Mr Potato Head', which sees who can assemble their own Super Potato Head first, as well as the Superhero LEGO Zone, which has been offering creative youngsters the opportunity to exercise their imaginations by providing a space for them to create their favourite heroes and their own characters, and even design their own superhero cities.
Superhero Sight Words is an educational app that helps children learn and practice reading the most common sight words in an interactive, fun and exciting new way.
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BRITNEY Spears' sons think she's being a superhero when she's working.
Birmingham has its very own superhero patrolling the streets, and he is out to tackle the city's toughest criminals.
com)-- Everfan, a leading superhero cape manufacturer, prepares for a busy fourth quarter by offering retailers more cape options and reduced pricing on their high quality cape designs.
EVERYONE involved with a children's hospice - children, staff, volunteers and parents - is surely a superhero.
The Medikidz superheroes caused quite a stir on our wards as they gave young patients superhero action figures and posed for pictures.
Fox this week said it was seeking an injunction to stop the release of Warner Bros superhero movie Watchmen next March because it says it owns the rights.
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As part of Read a Million Words in Wales, pupils across Wales were challenged by the Basic Skills Agency to design a new superhero.