denoting a kind of humour that is absurd and unpredictable; zany; surreal
See Monty Pythonesque
1975, in reference to the style of humor popularized by British TV series “Monty Python’s Flying Circus.”
[pahy-thon-ik, pi-] /paɪˈθɒn ɪk, pɪ-/ adjective 1. of or relating to . 2. similar to a python; pythonlike. 3. gigantic or monstrous. [pahy-thon-ik, pi-] /paɪˈθɒn ɪk, pɪ-/ adjective 1. prophetic; oracular.
[pahy-thuh-nis, pith-uh-] /ˈpaɪ θə nɪs, ˈpɪθ ə-/ noun 1. a woman believed to be possessed by a soothsaying spirit, as the priestess of Apollo at Delphi. 2. a woman who practices divination. /ˈpaɪθəˌnɛs/ noun 1. a woman, such as Apollo’s priestess at Delphi, believed to be possessed by an oracular spirit 2. a female soothsayer […]
[pahy-thon, -thuh n] /ˈpaɪ θɒn, -θən/ noun 1. any of several Old World boa constrictors of the subfamily Pythoninae, often growing to a length of more than 20 feet (6 meters): the Indian python, Python molurus, is endangered. [pahy-thon, -thuh n] /ˈpaɪ θɒn, -θən/ noun 1. a spirit or demon. 2. a person who is […]
[pahy-yoo r-ee-uh] /paɪˈyʊər i ə/ noun, Pathology. 1. the presence of pus in the urine. /paɪˈjʊərɪə/ noun 1. (pathol) any condition characterized by the presence of pus in the urine n. 1811, from pyo- + -uria (see urine). pyuria py·u·ri·a (pī-yur’ē-ə) n. The presence of pus in the urine, usually a sign of urinary tract […]