jack-of-all-trades, master of none

Definition of jack-of-all-trades, master of none

  1. :  a person who can do many things but is not an expert in any of them

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a person who can do passable work at various tasks :  a handy versatile person

  1. :  a male teacher

    :  a person holding an academic degree higher than a bachelor's but lower than a doctor's

    :  the degree itself

  1. :  being or relating to a master: such as

    :  having chief authority :  dominant

    :  skilled, proficient

  1. :  to become master of :  overcome

    :  to become skilled or proficient in the use of

    :  to gain a thorough understanding of

  1. :  not any

    :  not one :  nobody

    :  not any such thing or person

  1. :  not any :  no

  1. :  by no means :  not at all

    :  in no way :  to no extent

  1. :  the fifth of the canonical hours

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