Definition of heroically adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//həˈrəʊɪkli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//həˈroʊɪkli//
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  1. 1in a way that shows extreme courage and that is admired by many people synonym courageously She worked heroically to help others escape.
  2. 2in a way that shows great determination to succeed or to achieve something, especially something difficult He heroically struggled up the hill.
  3. 3in a way that is very large or great heroically scaled portraits