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Word of the Day: Quixotic

Quixotic (kwik-sot-ik)

Adjective

1. extravagantly chivalrous or romantic; visionary, impractical, or impracticable

2. (sometimes intial capital letter) resembling or befitting Don Quixote

3. impulsive and often rashly unpredictable

pistanthrophobia
—  (noun) Pistanthrophobia is defined as the fear of trusting people. This fear is conceived from negative experiences an individual endured in former relationship(s). Trust is perceived as one of the most fragile connections and understandings humanity builds, which is why pistanthrophobia must be overcome to live a fulfilling life. 
Word of the day

лук  (m)
luk
onion

Example sentence:

Огры как лук. У тех и у других есть слои.
Ogres are like onions. They both have layers.

Сколько стоит килограмм лука?
How much does the kilo of onions cost?

Слёзы навернулись у меня на глаза, когда я резал лук.
Tears came into my eyes when I was chopping onions.