grandmaster grandmaster  /ˈɡrænd ˈmæ stər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a player of exceptional or world class skill in chess or bridge

Usage(s):

  • TIGER WOODS Golf's greatest can outswing a pendulum and has the concentration of a chess grandmaster.

News

  1. Kenny Wayne Shepherd, 36, and other celebrity birthdays for June 12, 2013

    Vic Damone, Jim Nabors, Chick Corea, Timothy Busfield, Meredith Brooks, Grandmaster Dee, Jason Mewes and Chris Young also are among today's celebrants.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

  2. Celebrity birthdays on June 12

    Singer Vic Damone is 85. Actor-singer Jim Nabors is 83. Jazz musician Chick Corea is 72. Sports announcer Marv Albert is 72. Singer John Wetton of Asia and King Crimson is 64. Drummer Bun E. Carlos of Cheap Trick is 62. Actor Timothy Busfield is 56. Singer Meredith Brooks is 55. Rapper Grandmaster Dee of Whodini is 51. Actor Jason Mewes (“Clerks”) is 39. Singer Robyn is 34. Country singer Chris ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Miami Herald

  3. Symmetricom to Showcase Precise Time Synchronization Solutions at Cisco Live

    SAN JOSE, Calif., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Symmetricom®, Inc. (NASDAQ: SYMM) a worldwide leader in precision time and frequency technologies, today announced they will be exhibiting the SyncServer® S350 Network Time Server, the TimeProvider® 5000 Grandmaster...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

Quotes

  1. "Obviously, we're really honored ...... and the thought of ourselves and Patti Smith and Grandmaster Flash all being there, it's going to be a very exciting night," Stipe told MTV News. "And of course, Bill will be there with us, he'll...
    on Jan 8, 2007 By: Michael Stipe Source: MTV.com

  2. "He reminds me of a chess grandmaster who has played his opening in six simultaneous games," Kissinger said. "But he hasn't completed a single game and I'd like to see him finish one."
    on Nov 23, 2009 By: Henry Kissinger Source: New York Times

  3. Cussler, 75, called the "Grandmaster of Adventure," has written 19 books that have sold tens of millions of copies.
    on Feb 1, 2007 By: Clive Cussler Source: Arizona Republic

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