grand master

noun

Definition of grand master

  1. 1 :  the chief officer of a principal lodge in various fraternal orders (such as Freemasonry)

  2. 2 :  an expert player (as of chess) who has consistently scored high in international competition

First Known Use of grand master

1722


GRAND MASTER Defined for English Language Learners

grand master

noun

Definition of grand master for English Language Learners

  • : an expert player in chess who has scored very high in international competition

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