Iconic meaning

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The definition of iconic is someone or something that is a representation of something else.

An example of iconic is the Eiffel Tower being a symbol of Paris.

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(1) Based on small graphic elements. See icon.
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Of, relating to, or having the character of an icon.
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Symbolic, emblematic, or representative.

A classroom scene that is iconic of what is wrong with the education system.

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Of, or having the nature of, an icon.
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(linguistics) Representing something; symbolic.

An iconic gesture in sign language.

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Famously and distinctively representative of its type.
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Relating to, or having the characteristics of, an icon.
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Having a conventional formulaic style. Used of certain memorial statues and busts.
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Done in a fixed or conventional style.
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Origin of iconic

  • icon +‎ -ic

    From Wiktionary