What does mastery mean?

Definitions for mastery
ˈmæs tə ri, ˈmɑ stə-mas·tery

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word mastery.

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

Wiktionary

  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

  7. Origin: [OF. maistrie.]

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. mastery

    Victory in war.

How to pronounce mastery?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say mastery in sign language?

  1. mastery

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mastery in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mastery in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of mastery in a Sentence

  1. Dejan Stojanovic:

    To cut and tighten sentences is the secret of mastery.

  2. Bryant McGill:

    Love is not about others; love is a practice of self-mastery.

  3. Leonardo Da Vinci:

    One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

  4. Mark Twain:

    Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.

  5. Mark Twain:

    Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.

Images & Illustrations of mastery

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