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English adjective: esthetic

1. esthetic concerning or characterized by an appreciation of beauty or good taste


SamplesThe aesthetic faculties.
An aesthetic person.
Aesthetic feeling.
The illustrations made the book an aesthetic success.


Synonymsaesthetic, aesthetical, esthetical


Similarartistic, cosmetic, enhancive, painterly, sensuous


Antonymsinaesthetic, unaesthetic

2. esthetic relating to or dealing with the subject of aesthetics


SamplesAesthetic values.


Synonymsaesthetic

3. esthetic aesthetically pleasing


SamplesAn artistic flower arrangement.


Synonymsaesthetic, artistic


Similartasteful


Antonymstasteless


English noun: esthetic

1. esthetic (cognition) (philosophy) a philosophical theory as to what is beautiful


SamplesHe despised the esthetic of minimalism.


Synonymsaesthetic


Broader (hypernym)philosophical doctrine, philosophical theory


Domain categoryphilosophy









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