Pronunciation of Icon
/ˈa͡ɪkɒn/, /ˈa‍ɪkɒn/, /ˈaɪ_k_ɒ_n/

Synonyms for icon:

Sense 1

golden oldie, the firmament, idol, big-name, sleb, enfant terrible, living legend.

Sense 2

immortal, pantheon, hall of fame.

Sense 3

discovery, public property.

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Other synonyms and related words:

delineation, picture show, celeb, movie, flick, film, persona, scene, incorporation, figure, personification, exposure, star, motion picture, Embodier, pantheon, embodiment, impression, mental picture, glyph, sleb, vip, trope, depiction, painting, moving picture, idol, effigy, characterization, objectification, luminary, personage, somebody, word picture, pic, avatar, notoriety, video, prototype, photograph, megastar, figure of speech, instantiation, epitome, picture, ikon, immortal, photo, statue, character, mental image, superstar, STANDOUT, Personifier, paradigm, illustration, characterisation, pictorial matter, celebrity.

Sense 3 (noun)

living legend, sleb, celebrity.

duplicate (noun)

ditto, resemblance, representation, clone, replica, duplicate, parody, imitation, simulacrum, counterfeit, likeness, reproduction, double, image, xerox, facsimile, carbon, copy, model.

icon (noun)

ikon, image.

image (noun)

idol, symbol, ikon, likeness, representation, figure, picture.

indication (noun)

label, denotation, legend, ticket, logotype, pointer, tag, token, notation, prompt, motion, gesticulation, marker, alert, logo, figuration, semaphore, flag, crest, emblem, lighthouse, symbol, key, wave, hint, indication, stamp, banner, guidepost, signpost, badge, sign, brand, signal, insignia, cue, wink, beacon, designation, gesture.

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past tense, past times, history, past, yesterday, antecedent, history, past, yesterday, yore.