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- 1. heroism, gallantry, valor, valour, valorousness, valiance, valiancy, courage, courageousness, bravery, braveness
- usage: the qualities of a hero or heroine; exceptional or heroic courage when facing danger (especially in battle); "he showed great heroism in battle"; "he received a medal for valor"
- 2. chivalry, gallantry, politesse, courtesy, good manners
- usage: courtesy towards women
- 3. gallantry, courtesy
- usage: polite attentiveness to women
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