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Iconoclastic

Meaning: Destructive of images used in religious worship

Jun 22, 2016 15:09 IST
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Meaning: Destructive of images used in religious worship

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Image Source: www.anatomyofnorbiton.org

This iconoclastic image depicts the practices of military forces in Zurich during 1524.

Pronunciation: ahy-kon-uh-klas-tik

Usage/Example: 1. If you are too good or pure or perfect or iconoclastic to be a member of a party, then you don't get a primary choice. (Source: Daily Kos)

2. Kuznetsov adds that such a practice can assuage differences that can boil over in iconoclastic acts. (Source: ArchDaily)

3. He provides a very iconoclastic approach to sports and he's able to do it and draw in a real strong audience and a young demographic. (Source: Los Angeles Times)

Synonyms and Antonyms: Iconoclastic

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