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odysseynoun [C usually sing]

 us   /ˈɑd·ə·si/
a long trip or period involving a lot of different and exciting activities, esp. while searching for something: The movie follows one man’s odyssey to find the mother he was separated from at birth.
(Definition of odyssey from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “odyssey”
in Chinese (Simplified) 漫长而惊险的旅程…
in Turkish uzun heyacan verici yolculuk/seyahat…
in Russian странствия…
in Chinese (Traditional) 漫長而驚險的旅程…
in Polish odyseja…
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