masterless masterless

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having no lord or master

Usage(s):

  1. In feudal England every man had a masterpeasant, noble and monarch; the masterless man was almost an outlaw and found every man's hand against him.
  2. The masterless dogs are so hungry and delirious in the 92 heat that they drink this mix, at least a lap or two, and then stagger away.
  3. Like Jean Anouilh's Creon, he found his world in disorder, a masterless ship with the wheel spinning free.

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  • Hot Trailer: ‘47 Ronin’

    Keanu Reeves stars in Universal ‘s pricey 3D action-adventure epic as Kai, a half-breed slave who joins a band of 47 masterless samurai in a quest for vengeance. Set in a mythical Japan filled with shape-shifting witches and monsters, 47 Ronin is directed by first-timer Carl Rinsch and produced by Scott Stuber, Pamela Abdy, and Eric McLeod with a script by Chris Morgan and Hossein Amini ...
    on July 24, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

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