noun, plural an·ti·he·roes.
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OTHER WORDS FROM antiheroan·ti·her·o·ism [an-tee-her-oh-iz-uhm, an-tahy-], /ˌæn tiˈhɛr oʊˌɪz əm, ˌæn taɪ-/, noun
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What could have been yet another instance of cheap cable carnality—the irresistible male antihero!‘Halt and Catch Fire’ and AMC’s Push to Reset Dramas|Andrew Romano|May 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Everyone has a theory on how Mad Men will end, and one of the most popular is that our suave, slick antihero will die.All the Signs That Don Draper Will Die on ‘Mad Men’|Kevin Fallon|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I also want to say that there's a degree to which we never really thought of this as an antihero show.‘The Americans’ Showrunners Dissect the Secrets of Season 2|Andrew Romano|February 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So when he graduated from antihero to pop stalwart in the mid-aughts, the rap world largely lost interest.‘The Marshall Mathers LP 2’ Review: Eminem’s a Great Rapper With Nothing to Say|Rawiya Kameir|November 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
At Last is the fifth novel about Patrick Melrose, St Aubyn's unhappy and self-absorbed antihero.