Es·thete n.; Es·thet·ic a., Es·thet·ic·al a., Es·thet·ics n. etc. Same as æsthete, æsthetic, æsthetical, æsthetics, etc.
adj 1: 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" [syn: aesthetic, aesthetical,
esthetical] [ant: inaesthetic]
2: relating to or dealing with the subject of aesthetics;
"aesthetic values" [syn: aesthetic]
3: aesthetically pleasing; "an artistic flower arrangement"
[syn: aesthetic, artistic, pleasing]
n : (philosophy) a philosophical theory as to what is beautiful;
"he despised the esthetic of minimalism" [syn: aesthetic]