from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of aesthete.
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- n. Alternative spelling of aesthete.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- Same as æsthete, æsthetic, æsthetical, æsthetics, etc.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Properly, one who cultivates the sense of the beautiful; one in whom the artistic sense or faculty is highly developed; one very sensible of the beauties of nature or art.
- n. Commonly, a person who affects great love of art, music, poetry, and the like, and corresponding indifference to practical matters; one who carries the cultivation of subordinate forms of the beautiful to an exaggerated extent: used in slight contempt.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. one who professes great sensitivity to the beauty of art and nature
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