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Don Quixote

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

Definition of Don Quixote

  1. :  an impractical idealist



Examples of don quixote in a sentence

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



Origin and Etymology of don quixote

Spanish, hero of Cervantes' Don Quixote


First Known Use: 1630


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