One who attacks traditional or popular instutitions: an anti-establishment person. Also someone who destroys or defaces religious images or objects.
In the 1960s, a whole generation of iconoclasts transformed American society in ways never imagined by her Founders.
by LudwigVan November 10, 2003
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an unconventional eccentric, who marches to the beat of a different drummer.
Brain: "And I am the Iconoclast, an unconventional eccentric, who marches to the beat of a different drummer.... But you may call me Noodle Noggin."
by Brigadere General Franklin P. Pussycock III April 10, 2004
Revolutionary, gives freedom to the people. To do away with societies leaders and inflated ego's. Destroyer of the worlds icons and false beliefs. Originally known for destroying things that followed a belief or system (icons).Both feared and hunted by government.
We need an inconoclast to free us from the restraints and expectation of society.
by Dack9 March 13, 2005