Odyssey meaning

ŏdĭ-sē
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An extended adventurous voyage or trip.
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Any extended wandering or journey.
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An intellectual or spiritual quest.

An odyssey of discovery.

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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.

A spiritual quest is an example of an odyssey.

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The younger of the two surviving ancient Greek epic poems, traditionally ascribed to Homer but containing much orally transmitted material composed over several centuries, and concerning the adventures and ordeals of the Greek warrior Odysseus after the fall of Troy as he struggles to return home and reestablish himself as king of Ithaca.
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An ancient Greek epic poem, ascribed to Homer, about the wanderings of Odysseus during the ten years after the fall of Troy.
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An epic poem, ascribed to Homer, that describes the journey of Odysseus after the fall of Troy.
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Origin of odyssey

  • After the Odyssey

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Ancient Greek Ὀδυσσεία (Odusseia).

    From Wiktionary

  • From Odyssey.

    From Wiktionary