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master

Synonyms of master in English:

noun

  • 1 he acceded to his master's wishes
    lord, overlord, lord and master, ruler, sovereign, monarch, liege, liege lord, suzerain;
    informalchief, top dog, honcho, head honcho, Big Chief, Big Daddy
    British informalgaffer, guv'nor
    North American informalkahuna, sachem
    [Antonyms] servant, underling
  • 2 he's a master of disguise a chess master
    informalace, pro, wizard, whizz, wiz, hotshot, ninja
    British informaldab hand
    North American informalmaven, crackerjack
    [Antonyms] amateur, novice
  • 3 the dog's pining for his master
    owner, keeper
  • 4 the master of the ship
    captain, skipper, commander
  • 5 the geography master
    [Antonyms] pupil
  • 6 they regarded him as their spiritual master
    guru, teacher, spiritual leader, guide, mentor, torch-bearer, swami, Roshi, Maharishi
    [Antonyms] acolyte, disciple
  • 7 you can make a copy from the master
    original, archetype, prototype
    [Antonyms] copy
  • verb

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  • 1 I managed to master my fears
    [Antonyms] give way to
  • 2 it took him ages to master the technique
    learn, learn thoroughly, become proficient in, know inside out, know backwards, become expert in, acquire, pick up, grasp, understand
    informalget the hang of, get clued up about, get off by heart
  • adjective

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  • 1 a master craftsman
    informalcrack, ace, mean, wizard
    North American informalcrackerjack
    vulgar slangshit-hot
    archaic or , humorouscompleat
  • 2 the master bedroom
  • 3 his master plan
    controlling, ruling, directing, commanding, dominating, overall
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