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masterful

mas·ter·ful

masterful

 
pronunciation:
mae str fl
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: showing expert skill or mastery; authoritative.
synonyms:
accomplished, adept, authoritative, consummate, expert, imperious, masterly
antonyms:
amateurish, inept, weak
similar words:
able, adroit, commanding, dictatorial, domineering, master, peremptory, polished, practiced, proficient, skilled, skillful
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derivations: masterfully (adv.), masterfulness (n.)