Definition of 'masterly'
Example sentences containing 'masterly'
The Times Literary Supplement (2014)
It was a masterly performance.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Ireland's masterly tactical performance was a shock but they were the better team, with more attacking invention.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
It was the usual beguiling mixture of flight, changes of pace and masterly control of the wrist spinner's art.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Definition of masterly from the Collins English Dictionary
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