esthete esthete


  • (n) one who professes great sensitivity to the beauty of art and nature


  1. George Seldes, brother of Gilbert Seldes, famed esthete, was the Rome correspondent of the Chicago Tribune.
  2. Always arty, Conde Nast's monthly smartchart of fashionable foreignisms seemed like an esthete who had discovered a bigger, fancier orchid for his buttonhole.
  3. Over the vigorous protests of his esthete uncle, Planning Commissioner Frederic Delano, he did.
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