adjective resembling the absurdist or surrealist humour of Monty Python's Flying Circus, a British television comedy series (1969–74).

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  • Pythonesque — 1975, in ref. to the style of humor popularized by British TV series Monty Python s Flying Circus …   Etymology dictionary

  • Pythonesque — /pī thə neskˈ/ adjective (of humour) bizarre and surreal, as in the British television comedy programme Monty Python s Flying Circus (1969–74) …   Useful english dictionary

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