1. most important element
- the master bedroom
- a master switch
Sentences with master as an adjective:
- master copy
1. an artist of consummate skill
- a master of the violin
- one of the old masters
Similar word(s): maestro
2. a person who has general authority over others
3. a combatant who is able to defeat rivals
4. directs the work of others
5. presiding officer of a school
6. an original creation (i.e., an audio recording) from which copies can be made
Similar word(s): original
Definition categories: man–made, creation
7. an officer who is licensed to command a merchant ship
8. someone who holds a master's degree from academic institution
9. an authority qualified to teach apprentices
Similar word(s): professional
10. key that secures entrance everywhere
Similar word(s): passkey
Definition categories: man–made, key
Sentences with master as a noun:
- Mark Twain was a master of fiction.
- She has a master in psychology.
- He is a master of marine biology.
- The band couldn't find the master, so they re-recorded their tracks.
- The case was tried by a master, who concluded that the plaintiffs were the equitable owners of the property. […]
- a two-master
1. be or become completely proficient or skilled in
- She mastered Japanese in less than two years
2. get on top of; deal with successfully
3. have dominance or the power to defeat over
- Her pain completely mastered her
- The methods can master the problems
Similar word(s): dominate
4. have a firm understanding or knowledge of; be on top of
Similar word(s): control
Sentences with master as a verb:
- It took her years to master the art of needlecraft.
- He mastered in English at the state college.