Odyssey is a Greek epic poem written by Homer about the long journey of a man named Odysseus, or a long and eventual journey or experience.(noun)
A spiritual quest is an example of an odyssey.
See Odyssey in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L Odyssea < Gr Odysseia
See Odyssey in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. od·ys·seys
Origin: After theOdyssey.
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