GRE Word List

ODYSSEY

a long wandering or voyage usually marked by many changes of fortune

The meaning of the word odyssey is a long wandering or voyage usually marked by many changes of fortune.

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WordMeaning
resilientcharacterized or marked by resilience: such as
refuteto prove wrong by argument or evidence : show to be false or erroneous
hue_and_cryoutcry; loud cry or clamor; strong protest; Ex. hue and cry against the new rule
maledictioncurse
gorycovered with gore : bloodstained
conclusiveof, relating to, or being a conclusion
flauntto display or obtrude oneself to public notice
perspicuousplain to the understanding especially because of clarity and precision of presentation
ruminantan animal that chews the cud
dwindleto become steadily less : shrink