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having or revealing supreme mastery or skill

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With eyes that dreamily desired to close, she moved on in the arms of this masterful, guiding pressure.
They sounded like a line from a farce, where the erring husband has been caught by the masterful wife.
He struck the deck with his long staff; the gold head flashed like a falling star; very close behind him a silent old fellow in a richly embroidered black jacket alone of all the Malays around did not follow the masterful gesture with a look.
In age he was rather younger than Douglas--forty-five at the most--a tall, straight, broad-chested fellow with a clean-shaved, prize-fighter face, thick, strong, black eyebrows, and a pair of masterful black eyes which might, even without the aid of his very capable hands, clear a way for him through a hostile crowd.
This novel about a Chinese Indian girl forced to marry against her will--who must find the strength to escape and love whom she wants--captures the reader's interest with its masterful questioning of the values of a rigid tradition.
Voluntary ex ante transparency notice: civil works for the enlargement of the boulevard du general jean simon to the right of the lot b1a and a masterful staircase connecting the boulevard jean simon at the quai d~ivry.
DYNASTE was masterful in victory at Cheltenham and is fancied to repeat his Aintree score of last year.
Please convey to Daphna Berman my congratulations on her masterful apercu of one of my idols, Bernard Lewis ("The Revered and Reviled Bernard Lewis," September/October).
07 in which Masterful is of plenty of interest on the draw.
The superb choreography and sweeping score from Sergei Prokofiev was matched by masterful performances throughout the three set show.
Summary: Alastair Cook celebrated his first innings as England's Test captain with a masterful unbeaten 158.
There will never be a more masterful broadcaster, more true to his roots yet perfectly unbiased, capable of inflecting excitement even at English tries against his own side Scotland, such was his love of his game.
We have been treated to some masterful performances by a special group of players and management and I would like to congratulate Peter (de Villiers), John Smit and the players for the results they have produced this season," said SARU president Hoskins.
We have been treated to some masterful performances by a special group of players and management and I would like to congratulate Peter, John Smit and the players for the results they have produced this season," Hoskins, the South African Rugby Union (SARU) president, said.
As Contributing Editor Glenn Garvin notes in his masterful cover story, "Fidel's Favorite Propagandist" (page 50), many of Castro's ostensible accomplishments have been oversold.