Synonyms and Antonyms of Don Quixote
one whose conduct is guided more by the image of perfection than by the real world <a latter-day Don Quixote, she's spent her life fighting the state's big logging companies> Synonyms idealist, dreamer, fantast, idealizer, ideologue (also idealogue), romantic, romanticist, utopian, visionaryRelated Words emotionalist, sentimentalist; daydreamer, fantasizer, woolgatherer; Micawber, optimist, Pollyanna; do-gooder, reformer; perfectionist; doctrinaire, theorist, thinkerNear Antonyms cynic, defeatist, pessimist; empiric, empiricistAntonyms hardnose, pragmatist, realist
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