Translation for 'heroic action' from English to Russian
геройский поступок {м}heroic action
героический {adj}heroic
полицейская акция {ж}
police action
принимать меры [действовать]to take action
правоохранительная деятельность {ж}
police action 
действия {мн} полицииpolice action {sg}
потенциал {м} действия
action potential <AP>
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Usage Examples English
  • The heroic action of the Hussars of Junín Regiment as part of the light cavalry commanded by General José María Córdova was victorious, the battle eventuating in the capitulation of the Spanish forces, affirming the final independence of Peru.
  • Willemoesgården, one of the oldest houses in the town, was the birthplace of Peter Willemoes (1783–1808) who became a celebrity after heroic action in the Battle of Copenhagen.
  • Gianella who was posthumously awarded the Merchant Marine Distinguished Service Medal in 1943 for the heroic action he undertook when his ship was torpedoed on 19 December 1941 in mid-Pacific.
  • Four companies of the 1st Maryland stood as the final anchor of the crumbled American front line, and their heroic action not only saved many of their fellows but afforded Washington critical respite to regroup and withdraw his battered troops to Manhattan and continue the struggle for independence.
  • In 1942, his heroic action for valor won him the praise and was appointed as Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) for "gallant and distinguished services in the Middle East."

  • For this heroic action, Hawes received his second Navy Cross and "Pigeon" was awarded the Presidential Unit Citation, the first warship to receive the award in World War II.
  • But this heroic action of Auwa paved the way for continued and organised struggle for freedom.
  • Non-celebrity profiles usually feature a person who has accomplished an heroic action.
  • Historian Corry Guttstadt examines the claims made, concluding that "Kent's heroic action is just completely unfounded".
  • They confront many hardships, with the women taking heroic action to preserve their families.

  • Pershing, Commander-in-Chief of the American Expeditionary Force on the Western Front, for heroic action under fire as a battalion commander during the Meuse-Argonne Offensive.
  • While acting heroically and saving lives, she teaches Hourman the value and lasting effects of heroic action, and the two feel a bond.
  • For those who perform an act of gallantry or heroic action while engaged in a U.S.
  • Joe Leydon of "Variety" also gave a positive review, stating the "pic is impressively larger than life, both in physical scale and heroic action.
  • In the course of a lengthy series, Miles has been allowed to grow and evolve in ways most fictional heroic action characters never do.

  • Tintin is a young Belgian reporter and adventurer who becomes involved in dangerous cases in which he takes heroic action to save the day.
  • Stories of heroic action arose from the sinking of "Gregory".
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