1. (computer science) a graphic symbol (usually a simple picture) that denotes a program or a command or a data file or a concept in a graphical user interface
2. a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface
Definition categories: man–made, representation
3. a conventional religious painting in oil on a small wooden panel; venerated in the Eastern Church
Similar word(s): ikon
Sentences with icon as a noun:
- That man is an icon in the business; he personifies loyalty and good business sense.