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the main good female character in a work of fiction

a woman possessing heroic qualities or a woman who has performed heroic deeds

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Indeed, the usual conception of a novel in his day, as the word 'History,' which was generally included in the title, indicates, was that of the complete story of the life of the hero or heroine, at least up to the time of marriage.
Moreover, her theme is always love; desirable marriage for themselves or their children seems to be the single object of almost all her characters; and she always conducts her heroine successfully to this goal.
Too near his goal to resume the idea of emigrating, he returned to his native moors, rented another farm, and married Jean Armour, one of the several heroines of his love-poems.
The substance of his books consists chiefly of the sufferings of his heroines under ingeniously harrowing persecution at the hands of remorseless scoundrels.
These 'Gothic' stories are nominally located in the Middle Ages, but their main object is not to give an accurate picture of medieval life, but to arouse terror in the reader, by means of a fantastic apparatus of gloomy castles, somber villains, distressed and sentimental heroines, and supernatural mystery.
Haripur -- Police have arrested fake BBC correspondent and recovered one kilo gram Heroine in Haripur.
Sharmila, 72, said that the life of a heroine during her time was not exciting.
buzz thanks to the solid performance of its heroine Alia Bhatt than hero Varun Dhawan.
KARACHI -- A team of Pakistan Customs led by Deputy Directors Ali Raza Turabi and Amjad Aman Leghari posted at the Jinnah International Airport Karachi on a tip-off recovered 27 kilograms of fine quality heroine from a PIA plane AP-BGK 777 parked at Bay 2 inside Ispahani Hanger at Old Terminal of the JIAK.
It emphasizes the questions of what traits make a character heroic in the 21st century and what role the heroine plays in her network, discussing Katniss from Suzanne Collins' The Hunger Games series; Zoey Redbird from the House of Night series by P.
Critique: Impressively well written and an exceptionally absorbing novel from first page to last, "The Heroine Next Door" is a riveting read that showcases the impressive storytelling skills of author Zeena Nackerdien.
I still can't act as a heroine because it takes a lot of time, which I can't afford," she told (http://www.
Her legacy reaches across the veil of time to awaken the heroine in all women.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Acting on a tip-off, Turkish Narcotic Police made an operation to capture a man who was trying to smuggle around 124 kilos of heroine to the European countries.
This one examined the role of the heroine in Hindi cinema.