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- adv. Alternative spelling of aesthetically.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- According to the principles of esthetics; with reference to the sense of the beautiful.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. in a tasteful way
It points fairly good and esthetically is pleasing.
Above all, there are the overemphatic scare quotes — too many of them, in fact, placed twice around "esthetically" and twice around "as music."
And that, over and above any urge to unify the works "esthetically," is why the "movements" of cyclic Masses were deliberately made to resemble each other as much as possible ....
It was in good shape esthetically but obviously had been shot a lot.
My mind has no idea about what brings me joy, what feels fulfilling to me, what is esthetically pleasing, what feels peaceful.
Also it is a much finer, more esthetically pleasing carpet of grass.
I once mounted a scope on the 39D but esthetically the appearance was all wrong.
The mise-en-scene of Milton's portrayal of the dramatic action of great forces need not be esthetically troublesome, any more than is that of the Iliad to the modern reader.
Later in this chapter, Dewey writes that "Since a work of art is the subject-matter of experiences heightened and intensified, the purpose that determines what is esthetically essential is precisley the formation of an experience as an experience."
The true artist sees and feels in terms of his medium and the one who has learned to perceive esthetically emulates the operation.
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