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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The quality of being masterly.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality or state of being masterly; ability to control wisely or skillfully.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The condition or quality of being masterly; masterly ability or skill.


masterly +‎ -ness (Wiktionary)



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