An icon is a picture on a computer screen representing a particular computer function. If you want to use it, you move the cursor onto the icon using a mouse. read more
Icons are a component of most GUI operating systems, including Microsoft Windows and Apple macOS X. Icons help users quickly identify the type of file represented by the icon. The image to the right is an example of "My Computer" icons in different versions of Microsoft Windows. read more
What is an icon anyway? Posted July 3, 2005 by Pam Nelson & filed under Uncategorized.. Writers use the words “icon” and “iconic” much more often today than when I entered the newspaper business almost 30 years ago. read more
(1) A representative picture or image:. If something is iconic, it represents something else in a conventionalised way, as with features on a map (roads, bridges, etc.) or onomatopoeic words (as for example the words kersplat and kapow in U.S. comic books, standing for the impact of a fall and a blow). read more
Then said I, Wisdom is better than strength: nevertheless the poor man's wisdom is despised, and his words are not heard.
And base things of the world, and things which are despised, hath God chosen, yea, and things which are not, to bring to nought things that are: