Definition of master plan in English:

Share this entry

master plan

Pronunciation: /ˈmastər ˈˌplan/


A comprehensive or far-reaching plan of action.
Example sentences
  • Fourthly, governments at all three levels, as well as financial institutions, should facilitate farm property, urban master plans and regional plans.
  • About half the awards went to unbuilt projects: urban master plans and proposals for future buildings.
  • Like many master plans, emergency response plans must have the commitment of the CEO or president to be most effective.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: mas·ter plan

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.