What does ICONS mean?


1. Parts of Speech: Noun

2. Definitions:

  1. Symbol or picture representing an object, function, or concept.
  2. Person or thing regarded as a representative symbol of something.

3. Pronunciations:

  • US: /ˈaɪkɑns/
  • UK: /ˈaɪkɒnz/

4. Origin and Usage:

The word "icons" originated from the Greek word "eikōn" meaning "image" or "likeness". In modern usage, icons are widely used in digital interfaces to represent objects or functions. They are also used in religious contexts, where they represent holy figures or concepts.

5. Synonyms:

  • Symbols
  • Emblems
  • Representations
  • Signs
  • Figures

6. Related Words:

  • Image
  • Badge
  • Logo
  • Emote
  • Emoji

7. Example Sentences:

  • The icons on the computer screen represent different functions.
  • Elvis Presley is an icon of rock and roll music.
  • The icon of the Virgin Mary is an important symbol in Christianity.

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