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synonyms for masterstroke

  • accomplishment
  • achievement
  • act
  • action
  • adventure
  • attainment
  • conquest
  • consummation
  • coup
  • deed
  • effort
  • enterprise
  • execution
  • exploit
  • performance
  • stunt
  • triumph
  • venture
  • victory
  • gest
  • tour de force
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antonyms for masterstroke

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  • cessation
  • defeat
  • failure
  • forfeit
  • idleness
  • inaction
  • inactivity
  • inertia
  • loss
  • neglect
  • passiveness
  • passivity
  • repose
  • rest
  • stoppage
  • surrender
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How to use masterstroke in a sentence

King also recounts the masterstrokes of her Hall of Fame career, including six years atop the world ranking and memorable battles in pursuit of 39 Grand Slam titles.
HOW A 12-YEAR-OLD BILLIE JEAN KING DECIDED TO CHANGE THE WORLDLIZ CLARKEAUGUST 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
And he was also capable of the masterstroke of impudence—putting out a pickup order, through Spaceforce, for his own name!
THE DOOR THROUGH SPACEMARION ZIMMER BRADLEY
Oedipus by a masterstroke of art is made to imagine that she has departed in shame, fearing he may be proved the son of a slave.
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It was not a scheme generated in his teeming brain, like the strategy of a campaign, or a masterstroke of diplomacy.
TERRE NAPOLEONERNEST SCOTT
But the great Frenchman's masterstroke was his treaty with Gustavus Adolphus.
THE GREAT EVENTS BY FAMOUS HISTORIANS, VOLUME 11VARIOUS
When Fanny returned with your letter this morning, I prepared for a masterstroke.
GREAT PORTER SQUARE, V. 3BENJAMIN LEOPOLD FARJEON
As for you, Susan, it was a masterstroke your venturing into my den.
IT IS NEVER TOO LATE TO MENDCHARLES READE
Matcham often thinks of the masterstroke by which he won the laughing witch who now.
ULYSSESJAMES JOYCE
Or is the abrupt third line of Joachim's speech to be regarded as a masterstroke of characterisation?
OLD SCORES AND NEW READINGSJOHN F. RUNCIMAN
But Walker's masterstroke lay with Dobb, who, in a sense, represented Mrs. Garth and her daughter.
THE HOUSE 'ROUND THE CORNERGORDON HOLMES
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WORDS RELATED TO MASTERSTROKE

  • SRO
  • achievement
  • bang
  • click
  • favorite
  • knockout
  • masterstroke
  • sellout
  • sensation
  • smash
  • triumph
  • winner
  • wow
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