Definition of Don Quixote in English:

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Don Quixote

Pronunciation: /ˌdän kēˈhōdē/
/ˌdän kēˈhōdā/ /ˌdän ˈkwiksət/
The hero of a romance (1605–15) by Cervantes, a satirical account of chivalric beliefs and conduct. The character of Don Quixote is typified by a romantic vision and naive, unworldly idealism.

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Syllabification: Don Quix·o·te

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