Friday, 24 November 2006

quixotry

Have you heard about the new world record score in Scrabble? Michael Cresta scored 830 points during a game at the
Lexington Scrabble Club in Massachusetts on 12 October 2006. His words included "quixotry", which itself claims a record as the highest recorded single turn, scoring 365 points. "Quixotry": the state or condition of being extremely idealistic, unrealistic and impractical.

- World Wide Words newsletter, 4 November 2006.

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