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See also: æsthetic
- Conservative RP: /esˈθet.ɪk/; /iːsˈθet.ɪk/
- Contemporary RP: /ɛsˈθɛt.ɪk/
- General American: /ɛsˈθɛt.ɪk/
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- Rhymes: -ɛtɪk
- Concerned with beauty, artistic impact, or appearance.
- It works well enough, but the shabby exterior offends his aesthetic sensibilities.
concerned with beauty
aesthetic (plural aesthetics)
the study of art or beauty — see aesthetics
that which appeals to the senses