What does aesthetic mean?

Definitions for aesthetic
ɛsˈθɛt ɪkaes·thet·ic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aesthetic, estheticadjective

    (philosophy) a philosophical theory as to what is beautiful

    "he despised the esthetic of minimalism"

  2. aesthetic, estheticadjective

    relating to or dealing with the subject of aesthetics

    "aesthetic values"

  3. aesthetic, esthetic, aesthetical, estheticaladjective

    concerning or characterized by an appreciation of beauty or good taste

    "the aesthetic faculties"; "an aesthetic person"; "aesthetic feeling"; "the illustrations made the book an aesthetic success"

  4. aesthetic, esthetic, artisticadjective

    aesthetically pleasing

    "an artistic flower arrangement"

Wiktionary

  1. aestheticnoun

    The study of art or beauty.

  2. aestheticnoun

    That which appeals to the senses.

  3. aestheticadjective

    Concerned with beauty, artistic impact, or appearance.

    It works well enough, but the shabby exterior offends his aesthetic sensibilities.

  4. Etymology: From Ästhetik or esthétique, both from αἰσθητικός, from αἰσθάνομαι.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Aestheticadjective

    alt. of Aesthetical

Freebase

  1. Aesthetic

    Aesthetic is the debut EP by American emo band From First to Last, released in 2003. It was the band's first release. Original pressings contain the band's original name First To Last, but later pressings changed when the band added the From to the beginning of their name. In 2008, Aesthetic has become available again in the iTunes Store.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'aesthetic' in Adjectives Frequency: #931

Anagrams for aesthetic »

  1. cheatiest

  2. chaetites

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of aesthetic in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of aesthetic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of aesthetic in a Sentence

  1. Bobby Berk:

    Design doesn’t have to be daunting. Some people really find it challenging to take on their entire home, because they don’t know their aesthetic, they don’t know where they want to go, my advice is always find that one piece you love. It could be a pillow, it could be a sofa, it could be a china cabinet – find that one piece and build off that, because if there’s a piece you’re really in love with, it’s a good indication you want to go in that style direction.

  2. Oscar Nilsson:

    Its a reminder we cannot understand their aesthetic taste, just observe it, we have no reason to believe these people were less interested in their looks, and to express their individuality, than we are today.

  3. David Mamet:

    A dramatic experience concerned with the mundane may inform but it cannot release; and one concerned essentially with the aesthetic politics of its creators may divert or anger, but it cannot enlighten.

  4. Scot Glasberg:

    Subtlety has been the keyword I’ve heard from patients over the past year, minimally invasive procedures typically produce subtle aesthetic results and for many people, that is all they want or need at the time.

  5. The notorious.:

    Thy witty dexterousness espouses life’s aesthetic aspect.

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