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noun as in atheism

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Such iconoclasm inevitably runs it course, and by the early 1980s the partners at Hipgnosis were ready for a change.

His iconoclasm extends to frank depictions of sex and sulfurous critiques of Arab governments.

For all their iconoclasm, Stewart and his sidekick-in-sanity, Stephen Colbert, calculate to honor mainstream liberal pieties.

They were informed that the idol which their ruthless iconoclasm had helped to break must be repaired.

He avoided iconoclasm, left all matters of theology to the specialists, and accepted the Church as a necessary part of society.

They have as little connection with our religion as iconoclasm had with yours Like you, I love the freedom of our home.

Iconoclasm had now become a struggle between the emperors and the monks.

This iconoclasm had its time, and, one supposes, its office.


On this page you'll find 105 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to iconoclasm, such as: nihilism, disbelief, doubt, freethinking, godlessness, and heresy.

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