Definition of Pythonesque in English:

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Pythonesque

Pronunciation: /ˌpīTHəˈnesk/

adjective

After the style of or resembling the absurdist or surrealist humor of Monty Python’s Flying Circus, a British television comedy series (1969–74).
Example sentences
  • The Imponderables' humour is based around familiar, Pythonesque themes of deadpan absurdism.
  • The rather amusing and somewhat Monty Pythonesque The Weekly offers us the true origins of your name.
  • There's a Pythonesque element creeping in to this conversation.

Words that rhyme with Pythonesque

arabesque, burlesque, Dantesque, desk, grotesque, humoresque, Junoesque, Kafkaesque, Moresque, picaresque, picturesque, plateresque, Romanesque, sculpturesque, statuesque
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