odyssey definition

  • noun:
    • An extended daring voyage or travel.
    • An intellectual or spiritual quest: an odyssey of discovery.
    • a long adventurous voyage.
    • An intellectual or religious quest.
    • An epic poem related to Homer, which defines the return of Ulysses to Ithaca following the siege of Troy.
    • An epic poem, caused by Homer, where tend to be celebrated the adventures of Odysseus (Ulysses) during a decade of wandering, invested in repeated endeavors to go back to Ithaca, their native area, following the close for the Trojan war.
    • a Greek epic poem (attributed to Homer) describing the journey of Odysseus after the fall of Troy
    • a lengthy wandering and eventful trip

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