Definition of centauresque in English:

centauresque

adjective

  • Resembling or suggestive of a centaur, especially in being a combination of two disparate or incongruous elements.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806–1861), poet and writer. From centaur + -esque.

Pronunciation

centauresque

/ˌsɛntɔːˈrɛsk/