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iconoclast

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Iconoclasts

iconoclast (plural Iconoclasts)
  1. One who destroys religious images or icons, especially an opponent of the Orthodox Church in the 8th and 9th centuries, or a Puritan during the European Reformation.
    2004 TeSelle, Eugene, Iconoclast, World Book Encyclopedia, 2004 edition (CD):
    • In the days of the early Christian church, people who opposed the veneration (reverence) of images were called iconoclasts.
  2. One who opposes orthodoxy and religion; one who adheres to the doctrine of iconoclasm.
    2008 The Handbook of Texas Online, William Cowper Brann, Texas State Historical Association, Austin [1]:
    • In February 1895 he [William Cowper Brann, 1855-1898 ] revived publication of the Iconoclast. This time it was successful and eventually attained a circulation of 100,000. Brann took obvious relish in directing his stinging attacks upon institutions and persons he considered to be hypocritical or overly sanctimonious.
  3. One who attacks cherished beliefs.

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  • 2008 The Handbook of Texas Online, William Cowper Brann, Texas State Historical Association, Austin [2]

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Iconoclast m. (plural iconoclaştifeminine equivalent iconoclastă)

  1. iconoclast

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