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18 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
contend
harry
plunder
nymph
Struggle
raid
steal
an immortal being associated with nature
contend
Struggle
harry
raid
17 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
en media res
cordiality
pestilence
formidable
in the middle... All epics start en media res, or in the middle.…
(n) warm and friendly; friendly but polite and formal... synony…
(n) an annoyance, bother, or burden... synonym (means the same)…
very powerful or impressive; inspiring fear or respect throug…
en media res
in the middle... All epics start en media res, or in the middle.…
cordiality
(n) warm and friendly; friendly but polite and formal... synony…
24 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
formidable
guile
mustered
indifferent
Inspiring admiration, awe, or fear
Skillful slyness, craftiness
assembled, gathered
Having no interest in or concern for
formidable
Inspiring admiration, awe, or fear
guile
Skillful slyness, craftiness
13 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
embarked
dwindle
shun
somber
to board a ship
make smaller
avoid
sad
embarked
to board a ship
dwindle
make smaller
15 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
formidable
guile
gale
teem
causing fear or dread; intimidating
cunning intelligence; crafty
a very strong wind
to be full; to pour out
formidable
causing fear or dread; intimidating
guile
cunning intelligence; crafty
10 terms
ODYSSEY VOCABULARY
Provision
Epic Hero
Extended metaphor/simile
Oral tradition
n. A stock of needed materials of supplies (usually word is u…
A larger-than-life person who embodies the highest ideals of…
Metaphor or simile that continues over multiple sentences.
The manner in which information is passed from one generation…
Provision
n. A stock of needed materials of supplies (usually word is u…
Epic Hero
A larger-than-life person who embodies the highest ideals of…
15 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
formidable
guile
gale
teem
causing fear or dread; intimidating
cunning intelligence; crafty
a very strong wind
to be full; to pour out
formidable
causing fear or dread; intimidating
guile
cunning intelligence; crafty
8 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
companions
compelled
entreat
immortal
friends
forced
plead
living forever
companions
friends
compelled
forced
10 terms
Odyssey Part One vocabulary
formidable
ravage
profusion
adversary
awe inspiring
destroy violently
large supply, abundance
opponent, enemy
formidable
awe inspiring
ravage
destroy violently
12 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
broadsword
bemusing
dissemble
incredulity
A sword with a wide, usually two-edged blade that is designed…
stuepfying or muddling
To disguise or conceal one's real nature, motives, or feeling…
unwillingness or inability to believe
broadsword
A sword with a wide, usually two-edged blade that is designed…
bemusing
stuepfying or muddling
15 terms
Odyssey vocabulary
formidable
guile
plunder
mutinous
arousing feelings of awe or admiration because of grandeur, s…
cunning in attaining a goal; crafty or artful deception; dupl…
to take wrongfully, as by pillage, robbery, or fraud... The guy…
involving revolt against authority... The American Revolutionari…
formidable
arousing feelings of awe or admiration because of grandeur, s…
guile
cunning in attaining a goal; crafty or artful deception; dupl…
23 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
Epic
Narrative Poem
Epic hero
Archetypes
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
A poem that tells a story.
A brave and noble character in an epic poem, admired for grea…
the characters, situations, images, and symbols that appear i…
Epic
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
Narrative Poem
A poem that tells a story.
18 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
contend
harry
plunder
nymph
Struggle
raid
steal
an immortal being associated with nature
contend
Struggle
harry
raid
24 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
formidable
guile
mustered
indifferent
Inspiring admiration, awe, or fear
Skillful slyness, craftiness
assembled, gathered
Having no interest in or concern for
formidable
Inspiring admiration, awe, or fear
guile
Skillful slyness, craftiness
10 terms
Odyssey vocabulary
guile
mutinous
squall
prodigious... mammoth
craftiness, cunning
rebellious, refusing to obey demands from an authority
brief, violent storm
enormous
guile
craftiness, cunning
mutinous
rebellious, refusing to obey demands from an authority
20 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
Abominably
Adversary
Appalled
Ardor
Very unpleasantly or unfairly.
One's opponent in a contest, conflict, or dispute.
Feeling shocked and disappointed.
Great enthusiasm or passion.
Abominably
Very unpleasantly or unfairly.
Adversary
One's opponent in a contest, conflict, or dispute.
30 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
valor
afflictions
insolence
irked
boldness when facing danger; confidence
grief, misery, pain
disrespectful and rude
annoying or to irritate(your sisters basically)
valor
boldness when facing danger; confidence
afflictions
grief, misery, pain
21 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
formidable
ravage
profusion
restitution
awesome
destroy
many
repayment
formidable
awesome
ravage
destroy
Odyssey Vocabulary
Plundered
Detained
Mutinous
Squall
looted; stolen by force
to hold or keep; to be held or kept
demonstrating anger towards leadership
brief, violent storm
Plundered
looted; stolen by force
Detained
to hold or keep; to be held or kept
10 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
Profusion (n)
Formidable (adj)
Adversary (n)
Lofty (adj)
large supply; abundance
awe-inspiring; causing fear; strikingly impressive
enemy or opponent
rising to great height
Profusion (n)
large supply; abundance
Formidable (adj)
awe-inspiring; causing fear; strikingly impressive
20 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
Ordained
Patrimony
Baleful
Renown
established especially by order or command... syn. appointed ant…
An inheritance from a father or other ancestor... syn. legacy an…
deadly, sinister... syn. evil ant. good
The state of being much known and talked of;... syn. fame ant. o…
Ordained
established especially by order or command... syn. appointed ant…
Patrimony
An inheritance from a father or other ancestor... syn. legacy an…
9 terms
The Odyssey Vocabulary
a long trip
a way to solve a problem
land with water on all sides
a story with adventure and magic
journey
plan
island
myth
a long trip
journey
a way to solve a problem
plan
10 terms
The Odyssey Vocabulary
odyssey
hero
Zeus
Cyclops
a long, wandering and eventful journey
a person who is admired or idealized for courage
king of the Gods
a member of a race of savage one eyed giants
odyssey
a long, wandering and eventful journey
hero
a person who is admired or idealized for courage
30 terms
The Odyssey Vocabulary
Formidable
Ravage
Profusion
Sage
Inspiring fear or respect through being impressively large, p…
To destroy, lay waste, ruin, damage, devastate
A plentiful supply; a great or generous amount.
A wise man; to be wise through experience and reflection; ast…
Formidable
Inspiring fear or respect through being impressively large, p…
Ravage
To destroy, lay waste, ruin, damage, devastate
14 terms
The Odyssey Vocabulary
contend
sack
slay
wily
to compete or argue; to fight
to attack or raid a place and strip it of valuables
to kill
clever, crafty, cunning
contend
to compete or argue; to fight
sack
to attack or raid a place and strip it of valuables
Vocabulary for The Odyssey
Plunder -v-
Valor -n-
Formidable -adj-
Guile -n-
Robs off goods.
Courage, Bravery.
Of great strength.
Cunning.
Plunder -v-
Robs off goods.
Valor -n-
Courage, Bravery.
15 terms
The Odyssey Vocabulary
vaulted
thwart
lustrous
indignation
(adj.) having a tall arched roof or ceiling
(v.) to prevent (someone) from accomplishing someone; to stop…
(adj.) shining; radiant
(n.) anger or annoyance provoked by what is perceived as unfa…
vaulted
(adj.) having a tall arched roof or ceiling
thwart
(v.) to prevent (someone) from accomplishing someone; to stop…
6 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
Plunder
Guile
Profusion
Formidable
Verb. to take (property) by force, especially in warfare
Noun. Slyness; craftiness; skillful deception
Noun. plentiful amount; abundance
Adjective. Causing fear, dread, awe, or admiration as a resul…
Plunder
Verb. to take (property) by force, especially in warfare
Guile
Noun. Slyness; craftiness; skillful deception
23 terms
The Odyssey Vocabulary
affront -- He regarded her rude behavi…
affront -- I did not mean to affront y…
beguile -- She was cunning enough to b…
callous -- The selfish and callous you…
noun -- an offense to one's dignity or pride
verb -- to offend by a public display of disrespect.
verb -- to charm, amuse, distract, delude, trick or deceive.
adjective -- being insensitive, cruel and/or unsympathetic.
affront -- He regarded her rude behavi…
noun -- an offense to one's dignity or pride
affront -- I did not mean to affront y…
verb -- to offend by a public display of disrespect.
The Odyssey Vocabulary
plunder (verb)
valor (noun) (or= person, thing that)
formidable (adj.) (for= intensify); (m…
guile (noun)
to steal; to rob of goods by force
bravery
capable of arousing intense feelings of fear inside
trickery; dishonesty; craftiness
plunder (verb)
to steal; to rob of goods by force
valor (noun) (or= person, thing that)
bravery
10 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
beguiling
ambrosial
disconsolate
regaled
charming
fit for the gods
extremely sad
entertained
beguiling
charming
ambrosial
fit for the gods
24 terms
Odyssey vocabulary
abominably
adversary
adversity
appalled
adv. In a hateful way, horribly
n. Opponent, enemy
n. A hardship, misfortune
adj. Filled with dismay; horrified
abominably
adv. In a hateful way, horribly
adversary
n. Opponent, enemy
8 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
devoid
laurels
solitude
splendid
not possessing, untouched by, void, or destitute (usually fol…
a small European evergreen tree, having dark, glossy green le…
the state of being or living alone
brilliant in appearance, color, etc.
devoid
not possessing, untouched by, void, or destitute (usually fol…
laurels
a small European evergreen tree, having dark, glossy green le…
10 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
Adversity
Formidable
Profusion
Adversary
Hardship; great misfortune.
Awe-inspiring by reason of excellence; strikingly impressive
Large supply; abundance.
Enemy; opponent
Adversity
Hardship; great misfortune.
Formidable
Awe-inspiring by reason of excellence; strikingly impressive
19 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
Enthralled
Lustrous
Keen
Mutinous
Capture the fascinated attention
To have luster
To have or show eagerness
To refuse to obey the orders of a person of authority
Enthralled
Capture the fascinated attention
Lustrous
To have luster
10 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
adversity
hue
disdainful
aloof
hardship, difficulty
color or shade of color
scorn; contempt
cold, not welcoming; distant
adversity
hardship, difficulty
hue
color or shade of color
20 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
Formidable
Ravage
Profusion
Sage
impressive
destroyed
large supply, abundance
wise
Formidable
impressive
Ravage
destroyed
12 terms
The Odyssey Vocabulary Words
Odyssey
Triumph
Perilous
Talisman
A long, eventful journey
To win or be victorious
Dangerous
A special ring or object with superpowers to protect the wearer
Odyssey
A long, eventful journey
Triumph
To win or be victorious
15 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary Part 1
formidable
ravage
appalled
ponderous
strikingly impressive
to destroy or damage
filled with dismay
heavy in a clumsy way
formidable
strikingly impressive
ravage
to destroy or damage
15 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
Solitude
Hospitality
Kindle
Suppliant
the state of being alone
a friendly welcome and treatment of guests
to set fire to or ignite; excite or inspire
one who asks humbly and earnestly
Solitude
the state of being alone
Hospitality
a friendly welcome and treatment of guests
29 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
Acquainted
Asunder
Atrociously
Havoc
make someone aware of or familiar with, or be an acquaintance.
apart/divided, or into pieces
horrifyingly wicked or of a very poor quality extremely bad o…
widespread destruction or lay waste to; devastate
Acquainted
make someone aware of or familiar with, or be an acquaintance.
Asunder
apart/divided, or into pieces
25 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
Guile
Mutinous
Lee
Cyclops
craftiness; cunning
rebellious
area sheltered from the wind
race of giants with one eye in the middle of the forehead
Guile
craftiness; cunning
Mutinous
rebellious
10 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
mentor
ambrosia
nymph
cuckold
special teacher or leader nectar and
food and drink of the gods (wine and fruit)
beautiful immortal maidens who lived in mountains, forests, a…
a man whose wife is unfaithful
mentor
special teacher or leader nectar and
ambrosia
food and drink of the gods (wine and fruit)
18 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
abominably (adv)
formidable (adj)
adversary (n)
appalled (adj)
In a hateful way; horribly
inspiring in excellence; strikingly impressive
enemy; opponent
filled with dismay; horrified
abominably (adv)
In a hateful way; horribly
formidable (adj)
inspiring in excellence; strikingly impressive
20 terms
Odyssey vocabulary
timé
xenia
protagonist
antagonist
honor; also meaning value, attributed to a person (as Achille…
Hospitality
Chief character in a dramatic or narrative work, usually tryi…
A person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
timé
honor; also meaning value, attributed to a person (as Achille…
xenia
Hospitality
46 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
tantalize
narcissism
phobia
arachnid
to torment or tease someone with the sight or promise of some…
an excessive interest in oneself and one's physical appearance
a persistent fear of an object or situation the affected pers…
an arthropod of the class Arachnida, such as spider or scorpion
tantalize
to torment or tease someone with the sight or promise of some…
narcissism
an excessive interest in oneself and one's physical appearance
29 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
Nymph
Hyperion
Merit
Malignant
(N.) a minor nature goddess usually depicted as a beautiful m…
(N.) Sun God
(adj.) - deserving of praise
(adj.) deadly, extremely harmful, evil; spiteful, malicious
Nymph
(N.) a minor nature goddess usually depicted as a beautiful m…
Hyperion
(N.) Sun God
36 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
Muse
Plunder
Hallowed
Lofty
Source of an artists inspiration
To rob or pillage; To loot; take illegally
Sanctified
Elevated in character; exalted
Muse
Source of an artists inspiration
Plunder
To rob or pillage; To loot; take illegally
32 terms
Odyssey Book One Vocabulary
headlong
dispatch
suave
hearth
(adverb) without taking time to think about your actions
(verb) to send someone or something quickly to a particular p…
(adjective) behaving in a relaxed, confident, and pleasant wa…
(noun) the floor in front of or inside a fireplace; a home
headlong
(adverb) without taking time to think about your actions
dispatch
(verb) to send someone or something quickly to a particular p…
14 terms
Odyssey Vocabulary
blanched
supplication
implacable
insidious
grew pale
humble requests
unstoppable
dangerous
blanched
grew pale
supplication
humble requests
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