Examples of icon in a Sentence
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He has become an icon in the movie business.
a singer who has become a pop icon
The Statue of Liberty has become an American cultural icon.
Recent Examples of icon from the Web
Ben McAdoo benched Giants icon Eli Manning and somehow management was on board.
France's biggest rock star for more than half a century and an icon who packed sports stadiums and all but lit up the Eiffel Tower with his pumping pelvis and high-voltage tunes.
Which San Diego architectural icon did not change hands?
K-pop icon Seo Taiji praises BTS, and passes the generational torch to them.
With a deep affinity for puns and skillful sketching hand, Brooklyn bartender Merrily Grashin made Women's Libation!, a collection of 75 cocktail recipes celebrating feminist icons through history.
In 2017, the world lost entertainers and leaders, activists and icons.
Twin Peaks icon Mädchen Amick plays matriarch Alice Cooper, while Archie gets to count two famous faces as his parents: Beverly Hills 90210 star Luke Perry and '80s queen Molly Ringwald.
Listed for sale at $2.999 million, the single-story spot was once owned by rock icon Eddie Van Halen.
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Origin and Etymology of icon
First Known Use: 1572See Words from the same year
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- The Statue of Liberty has become an icon of freedom.
- a pop icon
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