master
Noun
1. (of servants) 
a. el señor (M) 
2. (of ship) 
a. el patrón (M) 
the master of the houseel señor de la casa
to be one's own masterser dueño(a) de sí mismo(a)
to be master of the situationser dueño(a) de la situación
master of ceremoniesmaestro de ceremonias
master bedroomdormitorio or
master copyoriginal m
3. (computers) 
master filearchivo maestro
master keyllave maestra
master planplan maestro
master raceraza superior
4. (skilled person) 
a. el maestro(a) (M)la maestro(a) (F) 
5. (university) 
Master of Arts/Sciencemáster m en humanidades/ciencias
master carpenter/buildermaestro carpintero/albañil
6. (music) 
master classclase magistral
master's (degree)máster m
she has a master's (degree) in economicstiene un máster en o de Economía
7. (instructor) 
fencing/dancing mastermaestro de esgrima/de danza
French/Geography masterprofesor de francés/geografía
8. (old-fashioned) 
a. no direct translation (young boy) 
Master David Thomasseñorito David Thomas
9. (art) 
an old masterun clásico de la pintura antigua
transitive verb
10. (one's emotions, foreign language, violin) 
a. dominar 
master [ˈmɑːstəʳ]
noun
1 [of the house] señor (m); amo (m); [of dog, servant] amo (m); (in address) señor (m)
the master is not at home el señor no está; the young master el señorito
the master of the house
to be master in one's own house mandar en su propia casa; to be one's own master ser dueño de sí mismo; I am (the) master now ahora mando yo; to be master of the situation dominar la situación; to be master of one's fate decidir su propio destino
to meet one's master ser derrotado por fin; tener que sucumbir por fin
to serve two masters servir a Dios y al diablo
no man can serve two masters One lawyer cannot serve two masters, and civilised societies the world over believe that there must be separate defence and prosecution counsels
2 (Náut) [of ship] capitán (m)
3 (musician, painter etc) maestro (m)
4 (expert) expertoaexperta (m) (f);a experta
he is a master at (the art of) making money es un experto en el arte de hacer dinero
to be a past master at politics
5 (teacher) (primary) maestro (m); (secondary) profesor (m)
the music master el profesor de música
6 (Univ)
Master of Arts/Science (qualification) master (m) en letras/ciencias; (person) persona que posee un master en letras/ciencias; she's working for her Master's (degree) está estudiando para sacarse el máster
note See culture box in entry degree.
transitive verb
[+subject, situation, technique] dominar
When you have mastered the technique, try it out at work At school I could never master foreign languages if that happened, we would not be able to master the situation
to master the violin llegar a dominar el violín
modifier
master baker (n) maestro (m) panadero
master bedroom (n) dormitorio (m) principal
master builder (n) maestro (m) de obras
master card (n) carta (f) maestra
master class (n) clase (f) magistral
master copy (n) original (m)
master disk (n) disco (m) maestro
master file (n) fichero (m) maestro
master key (n) llave (f) maestra
master mariner (n) capitán (m)
master mason (n) albañil (m) maestroamaestra;a maestra
master of ceremonies (n) maestro (m) de ceremonias; [of show] presentador (m); animador (m)
master of foxhounds (n) cazador (m) mayor
Master of the Rolls (n) (Britain) juez (m) del tribunal de apelación
master plan (n) plan (m) maestro; plan (m) rector
master sergeant (n) (US) sargento (m) mayor
master spy (n) jefe (m) de espías; controladoracontroladora (m) (f) de espías;a controladora
master switch (n) interruptor (m) general

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master
máster
adjective
[+copia] master
masters (plural)
1 (Univ) master's degree;en in
Master de Administración de Empresas Master of Business Administration, MBA
2 (Cine) (Música) master copy
3 (Dep) masters' (competition)
el Master de Augusta the Augusta Masters
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