In the Bible, a golden image of a calf fashioned by Aaron and worshiped by the Israelites while Moses was on Mount Sinai.
An image used as an object of worship.
One that is immune from criticism, often unreasonably so:
One that is worshiped, idealized, or followed:
Find another word for graven-image. In this page you can discover 5 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for graven-image, like: effigy, golden-calf, idol, sacred-cow and god.