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Often implies a person has exceptional intelligence or skill. SlideThe chess player was a mastermind in foreseeing his opponent's moves.
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Can refer to someone planning legal or illegal activities. SlideThe notorious thief was the mastermind of the elaborate bank heist.
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Used when referring to complicated or detailed projects. SlideShe was the mastermind behind the school's annual science fair.