12 Definitions of Master

The meaning of the word master, the definition of Master:

n. - A vessel having (so many) masts; -- used only in compounds; as, a two-master.

n. - A male person having another living being so far subject to his will, that he can, in the main, control his or its actions; -- formerly used with much more extensive application than now. (a) The employer of a servant. (b) The owner of a slave. (c) The person to whom an apprentice is articled. (d) A sovereign, prince, or feudal noble; a chief, or one exercising similar authority. (e) The head of a household. (f) The male head of a school or college. (g) A male teacher. (h) The director of a number of persons performing a ceremony or sharing a feast. (i) The owner of a docile brute, -- especially a dog or horse. (j) The controller of a familiar spirit or other supernatural being.

n. - One who uses, or controls at will, anything inanimate; as, to be master of one's time.

n. - One who has attained great skill in the use or application of anything; as, a master of oratorical art.

n. - A title given by courtesy, now commonly pronounced mister, except when given to boys; -- sometimes written Mister, but usually abbreviated to Mr.

n. - A young gentleman; a lad, or small boy.

n. - The commander of a merchant vessel; -- usually called captain. Also, a commissioned officer in the navy ranking next above ensign and below lieutenant; formerly, an officer on a man-of-war who had immediate charge, under the commander, of sailing the vessel.

n. - A person holding an office of authority among the Freemasons, esp. the presiding officer; also, a person holding a similar office in other civic societies.

v. t. - To become the master of; to subject to one's will, control, or authority; to conquer; to overpower; to subdue.

v. t. - To gain the command of, so as to understand or apply; to become an adept in; as, to master a science.

v. t. - To own; to posses.

v. i. - To be skillful; to excel.

The word "master" uses 6 letters: A E M R S T

Direct anagrams of master:

armets maters matres ramets stream tamers

Words formed by adding one letter before or after master, or to master in any order:

d - smarted   e - remates reteams steamer   h - hamster   i - imarets maestri misrate smartie   j - ramjets   k - markets   l - armlets lamster tramels   m - stammer   n - martens sarment smarten   o - maestro   p - restamp stamper tampers   r - armrest smarter   s - masters streams   t - matters smatter   u - matures strumae   w - warmest   y - mastery streamy  

Shorter words found within master:

ae am ar are ares arm armet arms ars arse art arts as aster at ate ates atm ear ears east eat eats em ems er era eras ers erst es et eta etas ma mae maes mar mare mares mars marse mart marts mas maser mast mat mate mater mates mats me meat meats mesa met meta ms ram ramet rams ras rase rat rate rates rats re ream reams rem rems res rest ret rets sae same sat sate satem sea seam sear seat ser sera set seta smart smear sr star stare steam stem ta tae tam tame tamer tames tams tar tare tares tars tas te tea team teams tear tears teas teras term terms tram trams tsar

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