: violating aesthetic canons or requirements : deficient in tastefulness or beauty : offensive from lack of beauty
peered through those inaesthetic spectaclesMaurice Cranston
: lacking aesthetic sensibility
inaesthetic and quite unintellectualA. L. Rowse

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“Inaesthetic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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