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English noun: idol

1. idol (artifact) a material effigy that is worshipped

SamplesThou shalt not make unto thee any graven image.
Money was his god.

Synonymsgod, graven image

Broader (hypernym)effigy, image, simulacrum

Narrower (hyponym)golden calf, joss, Juggernaut

2. idol (person) someone who is adored blindly and excessively

Synonymsmatinee idol

Broader (hypernym)lead, principal, star

Narrower (hyponym)heartthrob

3. idol (cognition) an ideal instance; a perfect embodiment of a concept

Synonymsbeau ideal, paragon, perfection

Broader (hypernym)ideal

Narrower (hyponym)gold standard

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