a very intelligent or clever person, esp. one with the ability to plan or direct a group project
to be the mastermind of (a project)
A highly intelligent person, especially one who plans and directs a complex or difficult project: the mastermind of a robbery.
transitive verbmas·ter·mind·ed, mas·ter·mind·ing, mas·ter·minds
To direct, plan, or supervise (a project or activity).
(third-person singular simple present masterminds, present participle masterminding, simple past and past participle masterminded)
- To act in the role of mastermind.