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master

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1 a person with a high level of knowledge or skill in a field
  • a master at chess

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2 one that defeats an enemy or opponent
  • little did the tennis pro know that his new student would someday become his master

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3 the person (as an employer or supervisor) who tells people and especially workers what to do
  • I'm the master of this operation, and you'll do what I say

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master

adjective

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master

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of master (Entry 3 of 3)

2 to acquire complete knowledge, understanding, or skill in
  • I think I've mastered algebra at last

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The first known use of master was before the 12th century

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“Master.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/master. Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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