noun (used with a singular verb)
Words nearby esthetics
Definition for esthetics (2 of 2)
Origin of aesthetic
OTHER WORDS FROM aestheticnon·aes·thet·ic, adjectivepseu·do·aes·thet·ic, adjective
Examples from the Web for esthetics
The esthetics of the redman have been too particular to permit of universal understanding, and of universal adaptation.
Drafts for the dedication, the preface, and for a work on Esthetics.Albert Durer|T. Sturge Moore
Science looks upon him as a phenomenon; esthetics looks upon him as a giant of masterful expression in our midst.
Associated words: esthetics, æsthetic, æstheticism, æsthete.Putnam's Word Book|Louis A. Flemming
Esthetics is not my forte, hence I shall not attempt to describe the young girl.The Wonderful Story of Ravalette|Paschal Beverly Randolph
British Dictionary definitions for esthetics
sometimes US esthetic
adjective Also: aesthetical, sometimes US esthetical
- relating to pure beauty rather than to other considerations
- artistic or relating to good tastean aesthetic consideration