a material effigy that is worshipped;
"thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image"
"money was his god"
- They wanted her as an image to dance around.
- Why have they provoked Me to anger With their graven images and with strange idols?
- She was a large image of a sweet sleepy child.
- In his white costume, scarlet scarf and sandals, President Rajapakse cultivates the image of a beneficent guru.