past master


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Synonyms for past master

a person with a high degree of knowledge or skill in a particular field

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someone who was formerly a master

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someone who has long and thorough experience in a given activity

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He was a member and past Master of the Thomas Lodge of Masons, AF & AM in Palmer, Past District Deputy Grand Master (19th.
But you would not have put Arsenal's French striker Thierry Henry down as a past master of talking in ridiculous riddles.
My mother was a past master at emotional blackmail and my grandmother had me replacing tacks and putty on the roof of her greenhouse before my teenage years.
To mark the occasion, managing director Ben Burbidge was presented with the award by Paul von der Heyde, past master of The Furniture Makers' Company.
Windsor Bill Clark, past Master of the Worshipful Company of Woolmen, said: "It's a tradition rooted in more than 800 years of history.
Total quantity or scope: He is a past master agreement for a period of one year from 2.
He is past president and a member of Randolph Rotary; Rotary District 7690 Foundation Advocate; past master, member and secretary of the Asheboro Masonic Lodge #699; member of Oasis Shrine; and serves as chair of the transportation/government affairs committee for the Asheboro/Randolph Chamber of Commerce.
Little is known of the author, who anonymously wrote the book under the pseudonym The Old Past Master, other than that he had been an active Freemason for approximately 50 years prior to the writing of this book.
Sir Alex Ferguson is the past master at handling egos," Tueart said.
Murtagh has proved himself a past master at Epsom, where he has won the Derby three times and the Coronation Cup twice.
And after studying past master Watson's technique he said: "If I could swing it like Tom I know that I could do very well here.
David Kemble, a past master of the City of Cov-entry Freemen, said: "Every apprentice who serves his time with his master or employer and then works for a certain time is eligible.
Deasy is also a past master at kicking the ball out of the park - he could EASILY win a World Cup medal doing it
The film's most egregious manipulation puts Eastwood in the same class as that past master of mendacity, Oliver Stone.
After all, she was being asked to carry a first-class, big-budget project, penned by Britain's past master of period TV entertainment, Andrew Davies (Pride and Prejudice and many others).