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quixotic

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of quixotic

  1. having or marked by a tendency to be guided more by ideals than by reality in this age of giant chain stores, any attempt at operating an independent bookstore must be regarded as quixotic Synonyms of quixotic idealist, idealistic, quixotical, romantic, starry, starry-eyed, utopian, visionaryWords Related to quixotic impractical, unrealistic; crusading, messianic, zealous; dewy-eyed, moonstruck, moony, sentimental, tender-minded; hopeful, optimistic, Pollyannaish (also Pollyannish), rosy, upbeat; doctrinaire, ideological (also ideologic)Near Antonyms of quixotic hardheaded, hard-nosed, tough-minded, unsentimental; practical, pragmatic (also pragmatical), realisticAntonyms of quixotic clear-eyed, clear-sighted

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