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 Dictionary entry overview: What does quixotic mean? 

QUIXOTIC (adjective)
  The adjective QUIXOTIC has 1 sense:

1. not sensible about practical matters; unrealistic

  Familiarity information: QUIXOTIC used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

QUIXOTIC (adjective)

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Not sensible about practical matters; unrealistic


quixotic; wild-eyed; romantic

Context examples:

as quixotic as a restoration of medieval knighthood / a romantic disregard for money / a wild-eyed dream of a world state


impractical (not practical; not workable or not given to practical matters)

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