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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

quix•ot•ickwɪkˈsɒt ɪk(adj.)

also quix•ot′i•cal

  1. (sometimes cap.) resembling or befitting Don Quixote.

  2. extravagantly chivalrous or romantic; visionary; impractical.

Origin of quixotic:

1805–15

quix•ot′i•cal•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. quixotically(adverb)

    in a quixotic manner

    "sent to jail for two years, he has quixotically refused to clear himself by betraying his colleagues"

Wiktionary

  1. quixotically(Adverb)

    In a quixotic manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quixotically(adverb)

    in a quixotic way

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