Heroism vs Intrepidity - What's the difference?
| Related terms
Heroism is a related term of intrepidity.
As nouns the difference between heroism and intrepidity
is that heroism
is the qualities characteristic of a hero, such as courage, bravery, fortitude, unselfishness, etc; the display of such qualities while intrepidity
is the quality of being intrepid; bravery.
The qualities characteristic of a hero, such as courage, bravery, fortitude, unselfishness, etc.; the display of such qualities.
The quality of being intrepid; bravery.
*1877 , , page 11
- which involve the sharpest hazards to life and honour and the highest instant decisions and intrepidities of action.
* (bravery) boldness, braveness, bravery, fearlessness, fortitude, intrepidness, undauntedness, valour