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Exploring the Aesthetic Meaning: Beauty and Emotion in Poetry

Aesthetic meaning
Aesthetic is a slang term typically used to depict a distinctive style or vibe associated with clothing, entertainment, or experiences that resonate with a particular lifestyle. The word is often much linked with the suffix -core or employed with a hashtag. For instance, starting an herb garden might be described as having a cottagecore aesthetic, meaning it evokes feelings or images generally associated with countryside or pastoral life.


How to Discuss Aesthetics with Children

  1. Start by explaining the term “Aesthetic” to your teen, breaking it down to its simplest form of being a style or vibe.
  2. Discuss how the term could be applied more broadly than just to fashion or style, it can also apply to hobbies and interests like gardening.
  3. Emphasize the importance of understanding the context in which the slang is used.
  4. Share the correct use of ‘Aesthetic’ in their daily conversations or when texing.
  5. Encourage them to ask when unsure about the meaning of a slang term, as it’s an opportunity for learning.


Aesthetics often refers to a distinct style or atmosphere that is connected with certain lifestyles or experiences. It is frequently used in context with different themes, whether it be the rustic charm of an old bookstore or the bohemian allure of a creatively designed living room. Understanding and engaging in discussions about aesthetics helps us appreciate art and connect on a deeper level.

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What to do if you recognize your child's dangerous slang​

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