Examples of mastery in a sentence
We were impressed by her mastery of the subject.
She achieved a complete mastery of French.
He struggled to gain mastery of his fears.
Origin and Etymology of mastery
Middle English maistrie, from Anglo-French mestrie, maistrie, from meistre master
First Known Use: 13th century
MASTERY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mastery for English Language Learners
: knowledge and skill that allows you to do, use, or understand something very well
: complete control of something
MASTERY Defined for Kids
Definition of mastery for Students
1 : complete control The wrestler gained mastery over all of his opponents.
2 : a very high level of skill or knowledge He achieved a complete mastery of the language.
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