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antiheroic

[an-tee-hi-roh-ik, an-tahy-] /ˌæn ti hɪˈroʊ ɪk, ˌæn taɪ-/
adjective
1.
(of a protagonist) possessing the characteristics of an anti-hero.
2.
(of a literary work) having an antihero as its protagonist.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; anti- + heroic
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