Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “mastermind”

See all translations

mastermind

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈmɑː.stə.maɪnd/ US  /ˈmæs.tɚ-/
to plan a difficult activity, often a crime, in detail and make certain that it happens successfully
策划;幕后操纵
He's believed to have masterminded the attacks.
据信是他策划了这些袭击事件。
Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
mastermind
 
 
noun [C]
a criminal mastermind
犯罪主谋
Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
(Definition of mastermind from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “mastermind” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

glacial

made or left by a glacier

Word of the Day

Let’s celebrate! (words and phrases for parties)

by Kate Woodford,
December 17, 2014
​​​ With Christmas and New Year almost upon us, we thought it a good time to look at the language of parties and celebrations. First, let’s start with the word ‘party’ itself. To have or throw a party or, less commonly, to give a party is to arrange a party: We’re having a

Read More 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Read More