Dictionary.com

esthesis

or aes·the·sis

[ es-thee-sis ]
/ ɛsˈθi sɪs /
Save This Word!

noun
sensation; feeling.
QUIZ
SHALL WE PLAY A "SHALL" VS. "SHOULD" CHALLENGE?
Should you take this quiz on “shall” versus “should”? It should prove to be a quick challenge!
Question 1 of 6
Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?

Origin of esthesis

First recorded in 1850–55, esthesis is from the Greek word aísthēsis sensation, perception
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022
FEEDBACK