How to Pronounce icon?

Correct pronunciation for the word "icon" is [ˈa͡ɪkɒn], [ˈa‍ɪkɒn], [ˈaɪ_k_ɒ_n].

"Icon" in context

An icon is an image or graphic on a computer screen that represents a program, a function, or a data file. They are usually standardised or widely recognise symbols representing popularly-used functions, and are often placed on a menu, desktop or toolbar. While icons have been used in computing since the early days of graphical user interfaces, they remain an important tool of relatively new computer technologies, such as tablets and smartphones. The icon helps the user to easily identify a function or application, such as a calculator, a particular folder, an email, or an RSS feed.

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