Don Quixote Name Apply

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The word Odyssey means a "long wandering and eventful journey" (http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=odyssey), but this word comes from the name of the protagonist, Odysseus.

Similarly, Don Quixote gave his name to a unique vocabulary word: Quixotic. For your Apply, look up three definitions of quixotic. Then, write a 100-200 word response, describing how Don Quixote was quixotic, and how this word manages to be an adjective that can stand on its own separate from this text.

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EagleEye1
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The use of the word quixotic is to show something or someone who is unrealistic, romantic
or filled with unachievable hopes or idealistic it has a source from the renowned Spanish novel
called the "Don Quixote" to which the title character ...

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Thanks, good work

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