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used in The Brothers Karamazov

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related to beauty or good taste — often referring to one's appreciation of beauty or one's sense of what is beautiful


beautiful or tasteful
  • You are wounded, in the first place, in your esthetic feelings, and, secondly, in your pride.
    Book 11 — Ivan (91% in)
esthetic = sense of what is good or beautiful
  • Yes, I have been all my life taking offense, to please myself, taking offense on esthetic grounds, for it is not so much pleasant as distinguished sometimes to be insulted—that you had forgotten, great elder, it is distinguished!
    Book 2 — An Unfortunate Gathering (17% in)

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