Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of esthesis | Another word for esthesis | What is esthesis?

Definition 1: an unelaborated elementary awareness of stimulation - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where esthesis or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a sensation of touch

Synonyms for esthesis in the sense of this definition

(esthesis is a kind of ...) the process of perceiving

(... is a kind of esthesis ) the smallest detectable sensation

(... is a kind of esthesis ) the blocking of one sensation resulting from the presence of another sensation

"he studied auditory masking by pure tones"

(... is a kind of esthesis ) the perceptual experience of seeing

"the runners emerged from the trees into his clear vision" "he had a visual sensation of intense light"

(... is a kind of esthesis ) the sensation that results when olfactory receptors in the nose are stimulated by particular chemicals in gaseous form

"she loved the smell of roses"

(... is a kind of esthesis ) the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus

"the candy left him with a bad taste" "the melon had a delicious taste"

(... is a kind of esthesis ) the subjective sensation of hearing something

"he strained to hear the faint sounds"

(... is a kind of esthesis ) a sensation that normally occurs in one sense modality occurs when another modality is stimulated

More words

Another word for esthesia

Another word for esther morris

Another word for esther hobart mcquigg slack morris

Another word for esther

Another word for esterify

Another word for esthete

Another word for esthetic

Another word for esthetical

Another word for esthetically

Another word for esthetician


Other word for esthetician

esthetician meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce esthetician