1. [ verb ] plan and direct (a complex undertaking)
Synonyms: organize direct orchestrate organise engineer

"he masterminded the robbery"

Related terms: plan choreograph administration engineer organization orchestration organizer originator
2. [ noun ] (work) someone who creates new things
Synonyms: conceiver originator
Related terms: creator founder pioneer proposer proposer
3. [ noun ] someone who has exceptional intellectual ability and originality
Synonyms: brain genius einstein

"Mozart was a child genius" "he's smart but he's no Einstein"

Related terms: intellectual prodigy
Similar spelling:   Masterman