Don Quixote


Don Qui·xote

noun \ˌdän-kē-ˈ(h)ō-tē, ˌdäŋ-; chiefly British dän-ˈkwik-sət\

Definition of DON QUIXOTE

:  an impractical idealist

Examples of DON QUIXOTE

  1. <a latter-day Don Quixote, she's spent her life fighting the state's big logging companies>

Origin of DON QUIXOTE

Spanish, hero of Cervantes' Don Quixote
First Known Use: 1630

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