Meaning of “iconoclast” in the English Dictionary

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"iconoclast" in British English

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iconoclastnoun [ C ]

uk /aɪˈkɒn.ə.klæst/ us /aɪˈkɑː.nə.klæst/ formal

a person who strongly opposes generally accepted beliefs and traditions:

Rogers, an iconoclast in architecture, is sometimes described as putting the insides of buildings on the outside.

(Definition of “iconoclast” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)