“Iconic” in the news

Example collocations

iconic image
iconic images
iconic status
most iconic

Publications and example sentences

The New York Times
· In Lockdown, a Neighborhood Opens Up  
“So I text the Pussy Chicks,” she said, referring to her group of politically active friends, who named themselves after the iconic headgear of the 2017 Women’s March.  Copy example sentence
The Independent
· George Floyd: Atlanta protesters attack CNN building as mayor says 'go home'  
Not far from the park, the city’s iconic tourist destination, some people climbed atop a large red CNN sign outside the media company’s headquarters and spray-painted messages on it.  Copy example sentence
Seeking Alpha
· Pfizer: Set Limit Orders No Higher Than $33.94  
Shareholders will receive shares of Upjohn until they are immediately merged with Mylan (MYL) to form Viatris, whereby Pfizer shareholders will be left with a 57% ownership in Viatris and Mylan shareholders will have 43%, reflecting the value-add of Upjohn's iconic portfolio as well as their tangibly higher margins.  Copy example sentence
· Uluru Camel Cup kicks up some dust in Australian outback  
Despite the absence of spectators, Saturday's events included whip cracking and camel poo tossing besides the camel racing, all against the backdrop of Australia's iconic Uluru rock.  Copy example sentence
The China Post
· National Guard summoned to aid cities amid police clashes  
Some demonstrators smashed police cars and spray-painted the iconic logo sign at CNN headquarters.  Copy example sentence
· Protests spread across the US over the death of George Floyd in police custody  
After hours of peaceful protest in downtown Atlanta, some demonstrators suddenly turned violent, smashing police cars, setting one on fire, spray-painting the iconic logo sign at CNN headquarters, and breaking into a restaurant.  Copy example sentence
· Trump cuts ties with WHO as pandemic grips Latin America  
Italy's iconic Leaning Tower of Pisa is set to open Saturday, cinemas will reopen in Austria, and parks are scheduled to throw open their gates in Paris.  Copy example sentence
The Guardian
· ‘We have to take a stand’: crowds call for justice as protests ignite across the US  
They spray-painted the large, iconic CNN logo outside the building, breaking a windowed entrance.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· Derek Chauvin Charged in Death of George Floyd in Minneapolis  
“The police precinct is iconic and representative of the community itself,” said Rich Stanek, a 24-year veteran of the Minneapolis police force who also served as sheriff of Hennepin County from 2006 to 2019, running on the Republican ticket.  Copy example sentence