Learn how to say Idols correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word idol:
an image or representation of a god used as an object of worship.
a person or thing that is greatly admired, loved, or revered:
a soccer idol
Middle English: from Old French idole, from Latin idolum ‘image, form’ (used in ecclesiastical Latin in the sense ‘idol’), from Greek eidōlon, from eidos ‘form, shape’
Do not confuse idol with idle. Idol means ‘a person who is admired by many people’ (a pop idol) or ‘a statue or picture of a god that is worshipped’, whereas idle means ‘lazy’ or ‘pointless’ (idle chatter).