Definition of aestheticize in English:


Syllabification: aes·thet·i·cize
Pronunciation: /esˈTHetəˌsīz


[with object]
  • Represent (something) as being beautiful or artistically pleasing.
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    • I think of Mapplethorpe as being the first artist to aestheticize the gay male community.
    • Has art the right to aestheticize the trauma, suffering, and death of war?
    • Wagner carefully and self-consciously based his design on those principles, while aestheticizing them, by invoking the ideal community.

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