(noun, adjective)


1. relating to or dealing with the subject of aesthetics

- aesthetic values

Similar word(s): esthetic

2. concerning or characterized by an appreciation of beauty or good taste

- the aesthetic faculties

- an aesthetic person

- aesthetic feeling

Similar word(s): artistic, cosmetic, enhancive, painterly, sensuous, aesthetical, esthetic, esthetical

3. aesthetically pleasing

Similar word(s): tasteful, artistic, esthetic

Sentences with aesthetic as an adjective:

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


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

Similar word(s): esthetic

Definition categories: thought