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Synonyms for icon
ˈaɪ kɒn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. icon(noun)

    (computer science) a graphic symbol (usually a simple picture) that denotes a program or a command or a data file or a concept in a graphical user interface

    Synonyms:
    ikon, picture, image

  2. picture, image, icon, ikon(noun)

    a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface

    "they showed us the pictures of their wedding"; "a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them"

    Synonyms:
    figure, flick, look-alike, video, figure of speech, mental picture, range, paradigm, film, epitome, moving picture, simulacrum, impression, depiction, characterization, picture, effigy, motion-picture show, mental image, trope, ikon, scene, movie, characterisation, word-painting, pic, delineation, double, exposure, image, persona, photo, range of a function, motion picture, pictorial matter, photograph, prototype, painting, word picture, moving-picture show, picture show

  3. icon, ikon(noun)

    a conventional religious painting in oil on a small wooden panel; venerated in the Eastern Church

    Synonyms:
    ikon, picture, image

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    arrow, icon., icons, symbol

How to use icon in a sentence?

  1. Danielle Kelly:

    It's the most recognizable icon in the world.

  2. Michael Dougherty:

    It's recognizable as an icon, and that's never going to change.

  3. Apo Aporosa:

    Kava is the dominant cultural icon for Pacifica people and the icon of identity for them.

  4. Carolyn Palmer:

    I not only wanted to portray the playful, animated and spontaneous Lucy, but also the glamorous Hollywood icon.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    People should first get the lid of own mind opened before accepting any person being mass propagated as an icon.

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#376image
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#605range
#631picture
#677film
#958figure
#1046double
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#2878exposure
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#3480painting
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#5545arrow
#5732photograph
#7353impression
#9140prototype
#9475characterization
#11447paradigm
#16465flick
#21944persona
#25588depiction
#31397characterisation
#37013delineation
#41715epitome
#44018ikon
#70850effigy
#94515trope
#136417simulacrum

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