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English definition of “aesthetic”


adjective (US also esthetic)     /esˈθet.ɪk/ US  /-ˈθet̬-/
relating to the enjoyment or study of beauty: The new building has little aesthetic value/appeal.PhilosophyAttractiveSexual attractionSmart and elegant describes an object or a work of art that shows great beauty: furniture that is both aesthetic and functionalAttractiveSexual attractionSmart and elegantArt and culture aesthetically (US also esthetically)     /-ɪ.kəl.i/ adverb I like objects to be both functional and aesthetically pleasing.PhilosophyAttractiveSexual attractionSmart and elegant
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