What is the definition of master?

Definitions for master

  • verb - have a firm understanding or knowledge of; be on top of; "Do you control these data?"
  • verb - be or become completely proficient or skilled in; "She mastered Japanese in less than two years"
  • verb - get on top of; deal with successfully; "He overcame his shyness"
  • adjective - most important element; "the chief aim of living"; "the main doors were of solid glass"; "the principal rivers of America"; "the principal example"; "policemen were primary targets"; "the master bedroom"; "a master switch"
  • verb - have dominance or the power to defeat over; "Her pain completely mastered her"; "The methods can master the problems"
  • noun - an original creation (i.e.
  • noun - key that secures entrance everywhere
  • noun - presiding officer of a school
  • noun - an artist of consummate skill; "a master of the violin"; "one of the old masters"
  • noun - an authority qualified to teach apprentices
  • noun - directs the work of others
  • noun - someone who holds a master's degree from academic institution
  • noun - an officer who is licensed to command a merchant ship
  • noun - a person who has general authority over others
  • noun - a combatant who is able to defeat rivals
  • Pronounciation of master

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    Synonyms for master

    primary principal chief main original headmaster captain lord passkey schoolmaster sea captain victor passe-partout maestro skipper superior master copy master key professional overlord control subdue get the hang surmount overcome dominate get over

    Antonyms for master

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    Holonyms for master

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    Hypernyms for master

    school principal creative person scholarly person ship's officer battler creation head teacher authority bookman ruler belligerent key head employer student swayer fighter principal artist scholar officer combatant scrapper know shell command beat trounce beat out vanquish crush control

    Hyponyms for master

    past master station agent conqueror skeleton key postmaster feudal lord vanquisher housemaster spymaster seigneur old master stationmaster seignior cinch subject bulldog command subjugate

    Meronyms for master

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    Sounds like master

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