Synonyms of masters


1. Masters, Edgar Lee Masters

usage: United States poet (1869-1950)


1. Masters, Edgar Lee Masters

usage: an artist of consummate skill; "a master of the violin"; "one of the old masters"

2. maestro, master, artist, creative person

usage: a person who has general authority over others

3. overlord, master, lord, ruler, swayer

usage: a combatant who is able to defeat rivals

4. victor, master, superior, combatant, battler, belligerent, fighter, scrapper

usage: directs the work of others

5. master, employer

usage: presiding officer of a school

6. headmaster, schoolmaster, master, principal, school principal, head teacher, head

usage: an original creation (i.e., an audio recording) from which copies can be made

7. master, master copy, original, creation

usage: an officer who is licensed to command a merchant ship

8. master, captain, sea captain, skipper, officer, ship's officer

usage: someone who holds a master's degree from academic institution

9. master, scholar, scholarly person, bookman, student

usage: an authority qualified to teach apprentices

10. master, professional, authority

usage: key that secures entrance everywhere


1. master, get the hang, know

usage: be or become completely proficient or skilled in; "She mastered Japanese in less than two years"

2. overcome, get over, subdue, surmount, master, beat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce, vanquish

usage: get on top of; deal with successfully; "He overcame his shyness"

3. dominate, master, control, command

usage: have dominance or the power to defeat over; "Her pain completely mastered her"; "The methods can master the problems"

4. master, control, know

usage: have a firm understanding or knowledge of; be on top of; "Do you control these data?"

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Definition and meaning of masters (Dictionary)