Definition of Bruegelian in English:

Bruegelian

(also Breugelian, Brueghelian, Breughelian)

adjective

  • Of, characteristic of, or reminiscent of the paintings of Pieter Bruegel the Elder (1525–69).

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Musical Times. From the name of Pieter Bruegel the Elder + -ian.

Pronunciation

Bruegelian

/brɔɪˈɡeɪlɪən/