Iconoclasm Definition

ī-kŏnə-klăzəm
noun
The actions or beliefs of an iconoclast.
Webster's New World

The belief in, participation in, or sanction of destroying religious icons and other symbols or monuments, usually with religious or political motives.

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Other Word Forms of Iconoclasm

Noun

Singular:
iconoclasm
Plural:
iconoclasms

Origin of Iconoclasm

  • Back-formation from iconoclast

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From iconoclast.

    From Wiktionary

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