argosy (plural argosies)
- A merchant ship.
- A merchant flotilla, fleet.
- Popular anglicism of the Argonautika of Apollonios Rhodios.
- 1918 Roger chuckled. "I hope you don't think I'm a mere highbrow," he said. "As a customer said to me once, without meaning to be funny, `I like both the Iliad and the Argosy.' The only thing I can't stand is literature that is unfairly and intentionally flavoured with vanilla. Confectionery soon disgusts the palate, whether you find it in Marcus Aurelius or Doctor Crane. — Christopher Morley, The Haunted Bookshop, Chapter 6.
- A collection of lore.