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.
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Both diplomacy and severe sanctions have failed to check its march to nuclear mastery.
The company has been successful over the years with its mastery of home delivery.
The 21-year-old Cup regular returned to what might be quickly becoming his favorite place to re-assert his mastery over the Xfinity Series in the Lone Star State.
Such respect for the past might sound surprising, considering that Loebach is a rising star of contemporary American design; his mastery of digital manufacturing techniques puts him squarely on the cutting edge.
Tight ends need to have mastery of the passing game (receiving and blocking) and the running game and that’s a lot to cover.
Today the boy enjoys telling his story — relishing his mastery of the big words that describe his infection and ordeal.
With one immediate exception, Trump’s predecessors made their way to high office through the passive power of whiteness—that bloody heirloom which cannot ensure mastery of all events but can conjure a tailwind for most of them.
Jordan's obsession with these cars come from their mastery of three distinct elements: speed, design, and craftsmanship.
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Origin and Etymology of mastery
First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
SynonymsIQ, mastership, command, proficiency
Antonymsimpotence, impotency, powerlessness
Related Wordsvirtuosity; facility, hang; fluency, literacy; experience, expertise, know-how, practice (also practise), skill (s); acquaintance, familiarity, intimacy
Near Antonymsincompetence, incompetency; ignorance, illiteracy, unfamiliarity
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