iconic iconic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) relating to or having the characteristics on an icon

Usage(s):

  1. Albert Einstein: Person of the Century: He was the iconic 20th century scientist, the bumbling professor with the German accent, a comic clich in a thousand films.
  2. Using that criteria, PTI's editors named the iconic and transforming scientist, Albert Einstein, as Person of the Century.
  3. The inventor of the iconic potato chip container got his final wish he was buried in one.

News

  1. Iconic hotel changes hands again

    An iconic Asheville hotel is changing hands -- again -- after being purchased by an equity company last year. Omni Hotels and Resorts has purchased the historic Grove Park Inn, along with four other luxury resort properties. KSL Capital Partners, a private equity company, just bought the inn last year. Omni executives didn't release the purchase price in Wednesday's announcement. Ten U.S ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WYFF 4 Greenville

  2. Iconic's Extension Drilling at New Pass Intersects Thick Mineralized Zone

    Iconic Minerals Ltd. (ICM.V) has completed an 11 hole exploration program at its New Pass Property, located in Central Nevada, approximately 27 miles (43 km) west of Austin. Three of the holes
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  3. Iconic Intersects Thick Mineralized Zone in New Pass Extension Drilling

    Iconic Minerals Ltd. is pleased to announce completion of an 11 hole exploration program at its New Pass Property, located in Central Nevada, approximately 27 miles west of Austin. The program, which is ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "Working with my Auto Task Force, GM and its stakeholders have produced a viable, achievable plan that will give this iconic American company a chance to rise again," Obama said.
    on Jun 1, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: MarketWatch

  2. "Ted Kennedy was an iconic, larger than life United States senator whose influence cannot be overstated. Many have come before, and many will come after, but Ted Kennedy's name will always be remembered as someone who lived and breathed the United...
    on Aug 26, 2009 By: Orrin Hatch Source: Irish Times

  3. "Calvin Klein has always put forth such beautifully executed campaigns," Saldana said. "It's very exciting for me to be associated with such an iconic, globally recognized brand."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Zoe Saldana Source: Los Angeles Times (blog)

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