(art) the branch of philosophy dealing with beauty and taste (emphasizing the evaluative criteria that are applied to art); "traditional aesthetics assumed the existence of universal and timeless criteria of artistic value". Synonyms:esthetics.
(philosophy) a philosophical theory as to what is beautiful; "he despised the esthetic of minimalism". Synonyms:aesthetic, esthetic.
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