Baumgarten



noun
Alexander Gottlieb. 1714–62, German philosopher, noted for his pioneering work on aesthetics, a term that he originated
Historical Examples

She bribed baumgarten, who with his Germans had fought since the rout with Hawkwood.
Florence and Northern Tuscany with Genoa Edward Hutton

Place, the little Village of baumgarten; day, 27th February, 1741.
History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XII. (of XXI.) Thomas Carlyle

By experiments on the anthrax of pigeons he answered the attacks of baumgarten and his pupils.
Life of Elie Metchnikoff, 1845-1916 Olga Metchnikoff

On it baumgarten laid the foundations of a science of aesthetic.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 16, Slice 4 Various

The second surprise arrived as he dined with Professor baumgarten.
Jo’s Boys Louisa May Alcott

My good friend baumgarten has launched him well, and it will do him good if he lose not his head.
Jo’s Boys Louisa May Alcott

The king had summoned baumgarten that evening to consult with him upon some indisposition of I know not what nature.
The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 5 Various

I’ll go and tell Professor baumgarten all about it and ask his advice.
Jo’s Boys Louisa May Alcott

The practised eye of baumgarten, however, was not to be baffled by any change.
The Gully of Bluemansdyke A. Conan Doyle

baumgarten thought it would do him good, so kept his secret till I came.
Jo’s Boys Louisa May Alcott

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