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quixotic

king arthur was an quixotic person
noble, but not practical; having unreachable ideals; idealistic
congenital

lee has an birthmark during his congenital
existing at birth
odyssey

in the movie joe dirt, joe dirt had an odyssey because he was trying to find his parent
a long and adventurous journey
vivacious

john is an vivacious person
lively; full of spirit
chauvinism

kkk is an chauvinism group
prejudiced devotion to a group or country
philanthropist

bill gates is an philanthropist
one who wishes to help humanity; a person who makes large gifts to charity
maverick

jesse ventura is an maverick because when he was selected as governor he didn't follow the rule
an independent-minded person who does not fonform or adhere to rules
nominal

queen elizabeth is only the nominal because the prime minister and parliament hold the most power
in name only
gargantuan

dinosaur are gargantuan animals
huge; immense
panorama

the fifth floor of mctc has an panorama over downtown
a clear view over a wide area
boycott

martin luther king jr. boycott the bus because the bus driver didn't let the black people sit in the front
to refuse to use or buy something as an act of protest
pseudonym

pierce brosnan goes by the pseudonym of james bond in the movie 007
assumed name; pen name
spartan

football player has a spartan routine because so they could get ready for all their games
lacking in comfort; requiring self-discipline
anthropogical

the anthropologist in mexico studies aztec
refering to the study of human beings
martial

alot of people studies martial arts
referring to war or soldiers
misanthrope

hannible lecter is a misanthrope
a person who hates or distrusts other people
viable

nick is viable eventhough he has been shot
capable of living; capable of success; workable
renowned

tupac is renowned
famous; well regarded
genocied

hitler had an genocide against the jews
the planned murder of an entire group
vital

alex has an good vital sign after his birth
refering to life
genesis

in the christian bible the beginning is the genesis
origin; beginning
psyche

gary is psyche from the game
mental state; soul
pandemonium

on 9-11 it cause an pandemonium
chaos, wild disorder, and noise