esthete

esthete

[es-theet]
noun

hyperesthete, noun
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aesthete or (US) esthete (ˈiːsθiːt)
 
n
a person who has or who affects a highly developed appreciation of beauty, esp in poetry and the visual arts
 
[C19: back formation from aesthetics]
 
esthete or (US) esthete
 
n
 
[C19: back formation from aesthetics]

esthete (ˈiːsθiːt)
 
n
a US spelling of aesthete
 
esthetic
 
adj
 
es'thetical
 
adj
 
es'thetically
 
adv
 
esthetician
 
n
 
es'theticism
 
n
 
es'thetics
 
n

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esthete
alternate form of aesthete (q.v.). Also see æ.
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