Aesthetics - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |esˈθetɪks|  American pronunciation of the word aesthetics
Brit.  |iːsˈθɛtɪks|  British pronunciation of the word aesthetics
- this word is used as a plural form of the nounaesthetic

noun

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

traditional aesthetics assumed the existence of universal and timeless criteria of artistic value

Examples

traditional aesthetics assumed the existence of universal and timeless criteria of artistic value

Aesthetics is an important part of Greek philosophy.

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