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quixotic

adjective uk   /kwɪkˈsɒt.ɪk/  us   /-ˈsɑː.t̬ɪk/ literary
having or showing ideas that are different and unusual but not practical or likely to succeed: This is a vast, exciting and some say quixotic project.
quixotically
adverb uk   /kwɪkˈsɒt.ɪ.kəl.i/  us   /-ˈsɑː.t̬ɪ-/
Translations of “quixotic”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不切實際的,異想天開的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不切实际的,异想天开的…
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