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quixotic
used in The Souls of Black Folk

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Definition
impractical due to excessive romanticism or idealism
  • The annals of this Ninth Crusade are yet to be written,—the tale of a mission that seemed to our age far more quixotic than the quest of St. Louis seemed to his.
    Chapter 2 (43% in)

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