Are they not capable of intelligence, science, heroics, humanity, empathy, or love?
The tale was quickly slammed as Zionist propaganda by Hamas, and not all Israeli officials were convinced of his heroics, either.
For his heroics, one of the soldiers, Billy Lynn, has achieved a national celebrity on the magnitude of Jessica Lynch.
You have a predilection for heroics; it will not be without interest to bring things to the point.
"You are a great believer in heroics, Don Pickwixote," said the young lady.
I am tired of heroics; Jimmie Turnbull was hardly the man to inspire them.
His decision was taken without any definite argument, without any heroics.
Without any heroics Holcomb had given his life to save her because she was an American268 woman.
The secret of his power can be found in his letters, which are quite free from heroics.
Ah, child, tis little a mother cares for heroics when her only son is suffering for lack of care.
1540s, shortened from heroical (early 15c.), also heroycus "noble, magnanimous," from Latin heroicus "of a hero, heroic, mythical," from Greek heroikos "pertaining to heroes," from heros (see hero (n.1)). Earlier was heroical (early 15c.). The Heroic Age in Greece was the time before the return of the armies from the fall of Troy. Related: Heroically. Heroic verse (1610s), decasyllabic iambic, is from Italian.
heroic he·ro·ic (hĭ-rō'ĭk)
Relating to a risky medical procedure that may endanger the patient but also has a possibility of being successful, whereas lesser action would result in failure.