BEAUTY

n. the quality present or inherent in an object, making it a stimulus which positively elicits pleasure, admiration, and satisfaction as a response. This quality is either pleasing to the mind or desirable to the senses.

BEAUTY: "It has often been said that, Beauty is in the eye of the beholder."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BEAUTY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/beauty/ (accessed September 23, 2021).
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