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centaur
used in The Sea of Monsters

24 uses
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Definition
a mythical being that is half man and half horse
  • The centaurs shall carry you.
    Chapter 18 (66% in)
centaurs = mythical beings that are half man and half horse
  • I guess I should mention-Chiron is a centaur.
    Chapter 5 (14% in)
  • But most of the time, if the ceilings are high enough, he prefers hanging out in full centaur form.
    Chapter 5 (16% in)
  • I am a centaur.
    Chapter 5 (21% in)
  • Next to him, where Chiron usually sat (or stood, in centaur form), was someone I'd never seen before-a pale, horribly thin man in a threadbare orange prisoner's jump-suit.
    Chapter 5 (58% in)
  • A dozen centaurs charged out of the main stairwell.
    Chapter 18 (27% in)
  • There were centaurs with black Arabian stallion bodies, others with gold palomino coats, others with orange-and-white spots like paint horses.
    Chapter 18 (29% in)
  • As Luke was raising his sword to rally his troops, a centaur shot a custommade arrow with a leather boxing glove on the end.
    Chapter 18 (34% in)
  • Facing the hooves of a rearing stallion is scary enough, but when it's a centaur, armed with a bow and whooping it up in a soda-drinking hat, even the bravest warrior would retreat.
    Chapter 18 (36% in)
  • Already, his warriors were getting over their surprise, coming at the centaurs with swords and spears drawn.
    Chapter 18 (41% in)
  • A palomino centaur hoisted me onto his back.
    Chapter 18 (43% in)
  • He jumped on the centaur's back.
    Chapter 18 (44% in)
  • Dude!" the centaur groaned, almost buckling under Tyson's weight.
    Chapter 18 (45% in)
  • We plummeted toward the docks, but the centaurs hit the asphalt with hardly a jolt and galloped off, whooping and yelling taunts at the Princess Andromeda as we raced into the streets of downtown Miami.
    Chapter 18 (47% in)
  • Streets and buildings began to blur as the centaurs picked up speed.
    Chapter 18 (49% in)
  • It felt as if space were compacting-as if each centaur step took us miles and miles.
    Chapter 18 (49% in)
  • We were in a centaur camp.
    Chapter 18 (51% in)
  • The centaur with the googly-eye glasses laughed.
    Chapter 18 (52% in)
  • The two centaurs charged at each other full-force and knocked heads, then went staggering off in different direc-tions with crazy grins on their faces.
    Chapter 18 (53% in)
  • As you see, centaurs can travel quite fast when we wish to.
    Chapter 18 (60% in)
  • A blue projectile splattered against one of the centaurs, hurling him backward into the lake.
    Chapter 18 (71% in)
  • The centaur came up grinning, covered in swamp muck and blue paint, and gave Tyson two thumbs up.
    Chapter 18 (71% in)
  • NINETEEN THE CHARIOT RACE ENDS WITH A BANG We arrived in Long Island just after Clarisse, thanks to the centaurs' travel powers.
    Chapter 19 (1% in)
  • When we got to camp, the centaurs were anxious to meet Dionysus.
    Chapter 19 (3% in)

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