A lot of thesaurus - A little bit dictionary

Master

Overview of noun master
1. maestro, master -- (an artist of consummate skill; "a master of the violin"; "one of the old masters")

2. overlord, master, lord -- (a person who has general authority over others)

3. victor, master, superior -- (a combatant who is able to defeat rivals)

4. master -- (directs the work of others)

5. headmaster, schoolmaster, master -- (presiding officer of a school)

6. master, master copy, original -- (an original creation (i.e., an audio recording) from which copies can be made)

7. master, captain, sea captain, skipper -- (an officer who is licensed to command a merchant ship)

8. master -- (someone who holds a master's degree from academic institution)

9. master, professional -- (an authority qualified to teach apprentices)

10. passkey, passe-partout, master key, master -- (key that secures entrance everywhere)


Overview of verb master
1. master, get the hang -- (be or become completely proficient or skilled in; "She mastered Japanese in less than two years")

2. overcome, get over, subdue, surmount, master -- (get on top of; deal with successfully; "He overcame his shyness")

3. dominate, master -- (have dominance or the power to defeat over; "Her pain completely mastered her"; "The methods can master the problems")

4. master, control -- (have a firm understanding or knowledge of; be on top of; "Do you control these data?")


Overview of adj master

from tagged texts)

1. chief, main, primary, principal, master -- (most important element; "the chief aim of living"; "the main doors were of solid glass"; "the principal rivers of America"; "the principal example"; "policemen were primary targets"; "the master bedroom"; "a master switch")



Made possible by Princeton University "About WordNet." WordNet. Princeton University. 2010. http://wordnet.princeton.edu