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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (art) the branch of philosophy dealing with beauty and taste (emphasizing the evaluative criteria that are applied to art).

Usage examples (38)
  • Like me, he seems to think the 1920s represented a high water mark in esthetics.
  • In short, the first injustice is practised by literature; it has no interest in esthetics, which is only a higher justice.
  • "" The esthetics of pinball kill videogames, '' he says.
  • Good land-use is a balance between utility and esthetics. for more
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