Definitions for masteryˈmæs tə ri, ˈmɑ stə-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. command, control, mastery(noun)

    great skillfulness and knowledge of some subject or activity

    "a good command of French"

  2. domination, mastery, supremacy(noun)

    power to dominate or defeat

    "mastery of the seas"

  3. mastery, subordination(noun)

    the act of mastering or subordinating someone


  1. mastery(Noun)

    The position or authority of a master; dominion; command; supremacy; superiority.

    If divided by mountains, they will fight for the mastery of the passages of the tops. uE000175444uE001 Sir Walter Raleigh.

  2. mastery(Noun)

    Superiority in war or competition; victory; triumph; preeminence.

  3. mastery(Noun)

    A masterly operation; a feat.

    I will do a maistrie ere I go. Chaucer.

  4. mastery(Noun)

    The philosopher's stone.

  5. mastery(Noun)

    The act or process of mastering; the state of having mastered; expertise.

  6. Origin: From maistrie.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mastery(noun)

    the position or authority of a master; dominion; command; supremacy; superiority

  2. Mastery(noun)

    superiority in war or competition; victory; triumph; preeminence

  3. Mastery(noun)

    contest for superiority

  4. Mastery(noun)

    a masterly operation; a feat

  5. Mastery(noun)

    specifically, the philosopher's stone

  6. Mastery(noun)

    the act process of mastering; the state of having mastered

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