- noun a batsman who scores a century
Citation ‘Martin Crowe, at 21 years 123 days, became the third-youngest New Zealand Test centurion’
Citation ‘He [Brett Lee] should have had the centurion Pietersen caught by Shane Warne at slip for 15’
(Kevin Mitchell, Wisden
(written as Centurion)a British-designed late 1940s-era main battle tank (MBT)
- noun someone in possession of £100. An item of student slang in use in London and elsewhere since around 2000.
(written as Centurion)a red wine grape variety which is a hybrid of Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache and Carignan. It is not widely planted, being grown mostly in the hotter Central Valley region of California, US.