sabi

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Scope note
Aesthetic and poetic ideal particularly important in the Japanese tea ceremony and haiku poetry which advocates taking pleasure and finding tranquility in the old, tarnished and imperfect for their own sake. It is sometimes used synonymously or in conjunction with the concept of "wabi".
sabi
Accepted term: 10-Jun-2024