quixote

noun, often capitalized qui·xote \ ˈkwik-sət , kē-ˈhō-tē , -ˈō- \

Definition of quixote

: a quixotic person

quixotism

play \ˈkwik-sə-ˌti-zəm\ noun

quixotry

play \ˈkwik-sə-trē\ noun

Origin and Etymology of quixote

Don Quixote, hero of the novel Don Quixote de la Mancha (1605, 1615) by Cervantes


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