masterful

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masterful englannista suomeksi

  1. taiturimainen

masterful englanniksi

  1. Of or pertaining to the manner of a ''master'' of an art, technique, profession, or craft; masterly.

  2. ''The brushwork on the skin tones was masterful''.

  3. In the manner of a master; very skillful.

  4. ''The masterful conducting ensured the orchestra gave of their best''.

  5. (senseid) Having or showing the qualities of a master vis-a-vis a dependent or subordinate; authoritative; domineering.

  6. 1847, Charlotte Brontë, ''Jane Eyre'', Chapter 14, Rochester to Jane by the fire:

  7. ...do you not agree with me that I have a right to be a little masterful, abrupt; perhaps exacting, sometimes, on the grounds I stated...
  8. 1868-69, Louisa May Alcott, ''Little Women'', Chapter 38:

  9. When John spoke in that masterful tone, Meg always obeyed, and never regretted her docility.
  10. 1908, E. M. Forster, ''A Room with a View'', Chapter 18, Lucy to Mr. Beebe about Cecil:

  11. ...it was that he is so masterful. I found that he wouldn't let me go my own way.