Translation of "mastermind" - English-Russian dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /ˈmɑːstəmaɪnd/ us

to plan every detail of a complicated event or activity and make sure that it happens

разрабатывать и осуществлять (хитроумный план)
He allegedly masterminded both bomb attacks in the region.
mastermind noun [ C ]

руководитель, вдохновитель
It is thought he was the mastermind behind (= the person who planned) last year's bombing campaign.

(Translation of “mastermind” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)