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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who has exceptional intellectual ability and originality; Someone who creates new things v. - Plan and direct (a complex undertaking).

Usage examples (26)
  • Two of the three here are proven risk and the third mastermind is relatively unknown.
  • Update: The site's mastermind is Orkut Buyukkokten, a Stanford CS PhD. candidate and Google software engineer.
  • Now, more than 50 years later, the "Star Wars" mastermind is returning to the genre for an all-CG film he's producing.
  • Neal Caffrey (Matt Bomer), a charming criminal mastermind, is finally caught by his nemesis, FBI Agent Peter Burke (Tim DeKay). for more
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