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Beauty vs. Sensation

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Beautynoun

The quality of being (especially visually) attractive, pleasing, fine or good-looking; comeliness.

Sensationnoun

A physical feeling or perception from something that comes into contact with the body; something sensed.

Beautynoun

Someone who is beautiful.

‘Brigitte Bardot was a renowned beauty.’;

Sensationnoun

A widespread reaction of interest or excitement.

Beautynoun

Something that is particularly good or pleasing.

‘That phrasing is a beauty.’; ‘What a goal, what a beauty.’;

Sensationnoun

An impression, or the consciousness of an impression, made upon the central nervous organ, through the medium of a sensory or afferent nerve or one of the organs of sense; a feeling, or state of consciousness, whether agreeable or disagreeable, produced either by an external object (stimulus), or by some change in the internal state of the body.

‘Perception is only a special kind of knowledge, and sensation a special kind of feeling. . . . Knowledge and feeling, perception and sensation, though always coexistent, are always in the inverse ratio of each other.’;

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Beautynoun

An excellent or egregious example of something.

Sensationnoun

A purely spiritual or psychical affection; agreeable or disagreeable feelings occasioned by objects that are not corporeal or material.

Beautynoun

The excellence, e.g. the genius

‘''The beauty of the deal is it costs nothing!’;

Sensationnoun

A state of excited interest or feeling, or that which causes it.

‘The sensation caused by the appearance of that work is still remembered by many.’;

Beautynoun

A beauty quark (now called bottom quark).

Sensationnoun

an unelaborated elementary awareness of stimulation;

‘a sensation of touch’;

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Beautynoun

Beauty treatment; cosmetology.

Sensationnoun

someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field

Beautynoun

(obsolete) Prevailing style or taste; rage; fashion.

Sensationnoun

a general feeling of excitement and heightened interest;

‘anticipation produced in me a sensation somewhere between hope and fear’;

Beautyinterjection

(Canada) Thanks! Cool!

‘It's the long weekend. Beauty!’;

Sensationnoun

a state of widespread public excitement and interest;

‘the news caused a sensation’;

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Beautyadjective

(Canada) Of high quality, well done.

‘He made a beauty pass through the neutral zone.’;

Sensationnoun

the faculty through which the external world is apprehended;

‘in the dark he had to depend on touch and on his senses of smell and hearing’;

Beautynoun

An assemblage of graces or properties pleasing to the eye, the ear, the intellect, the æsthetic faculty, or the moral sense.

‘Beauty consists of a certain composition of color and figure, causing delight in the beholder.’; ‘The production of beauty by a multiplicity of symmetrical parts uniting in a consistent whole.’; ‘The old definition of beauty, in the Roman school, was, "multitude in unity;" and there is no doubt that such is the principle of beauty.’;

Beautynoun

A particular grace, feature, ornament, or excellence; anything beautiful; as, the beauties of nature.

Beautynoun

A beautiful person, esp. a beautiful woman.

‘All the admired beauties of Verona.’;

Beautynoun

Prevailing style or taste; rage; fashion.

‘She stained her hair yellow, which was then the beauty.’;

Beautynoun

the qualities that give pleasure to the senses

Beautynoun

a very attractive or seductive looking woman

Beautynoun

an outstanding example of its kind;

‘his roses were beauties’; ‘when I make a mistake it's a beaut’;

Beautynoun

a combination of qualities, such as shape, colour, or form, that pleases the aesthetic senses, especially the sight

‘an area of outstanding natural beauty’; ‘I was struck by her beauty’;

Beautynoun

a combination of qualities that pleases the intellect

‘the artistry and beauty of football’;

Beautynoun

denoting something intended to make someone more attractive

‘beauty treatment’;

Beautynoun

a beautiful woman

‘he arrived with a blonde beauty on his arm’; ‘she was considered a great beauty in her youth’;

Beautynoun

an excellent example of something

‘the fish was a beauty, around 14 pounds’;

Beautynoun

the pleasing or attractive features of (something)

‘the beauties of the English countryside’;

Beautynoun

the best aspect or advantage of something

‘the beauty of keeping cats is that they don't tie you down’;

Beautyadjective

good; excellent (used as a general term of approval).

Beauty

Beauty is commonly described as a feature of objects that makes these objects pleasurable to perceive. Such objects include landscapes, sunsets, humans and works of art.

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