A person who has or affects to have a special appreciation of art and beauty.
More example sentences
- He remains an aesthete, but his appreciation of culture is now spiritually empty.
- His pose was that of the dandy and the aesthete, emphatically not that of the angry young man.
- He was a cultured aesthete who loved music, architecture, and philosophy, even corresponding at length with Voltaire.
Definition of aesthete in:
- The British & World English dictionary