(noun, adjective)


1. 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, aesthetic, aesthetical, esthetical

2. relating to or dealing with the subject of aesthetics

- aesthetic values

Similar word(s): aesthetic

3. aesthetically pleasing

Similar word(s): tasteful, aesthetic, artistic


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

- he despised the esthetic of minimalism

Similar word(s): aesthetic

Definition categories: thought