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Meaning of DON QUIXOTE

Pronunciation:  `dân kee'howtee

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the hero of a romance by Cervantes; chivalrous but impractical
  2. [n]  any impractical idealist (after Cervantes' hero)
 
 See Also: character, dreamer, fictional character, fictitious character, idealist

 

 

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 Related Terms: bachelor, banneret, baronet, Bayard, caballero, cavalier, chevalier, companion, daydreamer, dreamer, dreamer of dreams, enthusiast, escapist, Gawain, idealist, knight, knight bachelor, knight banneret, knight baronet, knight-errant, Lancelot, lotus-eater, prophet, Quixote, rhapsodist, Ritter, romancer, romantic, romanticist, seer, Sidney, Sir Galahad, utopian, utopianist, utopianizer, visionary, wishful thinker
 

 

 

 

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