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master / señor
 
master   [ˈmɑ:stər]
A. -noun
1. [of the house]   señor (m),   amo (m)
b. [of dog, servant]   amo (m)   (in address)   señor (m)
·the master is not at home
·el señor no está
·the young master
·el señorito
·to be master in one'noun own house
·mandar en su propia casa
·to be one'noun own master
·ser dueño de nouní mismo
·I am (the) master now
·ahora mando yo
·to be master of the situation
·dominar la situaciónoun
·to be master of one'noun fate
·decidir su propio destino
c. to meet one'noun master   ser derrotado por fin,   tener que sucumbir por fin
d. to serve two masters   servir a Dios y al diablo
2. (nautical)
a. [of ship]   capitánoun (m)
3. (=musician, painter etcetera)   maestro (m)
old  
4. (=expert)   experto (m) / experta (f)
·he is a master at (the article of) making money
·es un experto en el arte de hacer dinero
past  
5.
(=teacher)   (primary)   maestro (m)   (secondary)   profesor (m)
·the music master
·el profesor de masculineúsica
6. (university)
·Master of Arts/Science
(=qualification)   master (m) en letras/ciencias
(=person)   persona que posee un master en letras/ciencias
·she'noun working for her Master'noun (degree)
·está estudiando para sacarse el masculineáster
B. -transitive verb
[+subject, situation, technique]   dominar
·to master the violin
·llegar a dominar el violínoun
C. -compound
·master baker   -noun   maestro (m) panadero
·master bedroom   -noun   dormitorio (m) principal
·master builder   -noun   maestro (m) de obras
·master card   -noun   carta (f) maestra
·master class   -noun   clase (f) magistral
·master copy   -noun   original (m)
·master disk   -noun   disco (m) maestro
·master file   -noun   fichero (m) maestro
·master key   -noun   llave (f) maestra
·master mariner   -noun   capitánoun (m)
·master mason   -noun   albañil $ maestro (m) / albañil $ maestrmasculine and feminine (f)
·master of ceremonies   -noun   maestro (m) de ceremonias
a. [of show]   presentador (m),   animador (m)
·master of foxhounds   -noun   cazador (m) mayor
·Master of the Rolls   -noun
(British, Great Britain)   juez masculine and feminine del tribunal de apelaciónoun
·master plan   -noun   plan (m) maestro,   plan (m) rector
·master sergeant   -noun
(United States)   sargento masculine and feminine mayor
·master spy   -noun   jefe masculine and feminine de especiallyías,   controlador (m) / controladoa (f)
·master switch   -noun   interruptor (m) general
 
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