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Definition of aesthetic adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    (also esthetic) adjective
    , NAmE//ɪs‑//
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  1. 1concerned with beauty and art, and the understanding of beautiful things an aesthetic appreciation of the landscape The benefits of conservation are both financial and aesthetic.
  2. 2made in an artistic way and beautiful to look at Their furniture was more aesthetic than functional.
  3. aesthetically (also esthetically)
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  4. NAmE//‑kli//
    adverb aesthetically pleasing color combinations
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