Another word for masterful
commanding, imperious, domineering, magisterial, forceful, dominating, dictatorial, high-handed, self-willed, strong-willed, powerful, authoritative, authoritarian, bossy*; see also autocratic 1, tyrannical.
masterful implies such strength of personality as enables one to impose one's will on others a masterful orchestral conductor; domineering implies the overbearing, tyrannical manner of one who openly tries to dominate another a domineering spouse; imperious suggests the arbitrary ruling of an emperor, and connotes more haughtiness than domineeringthe imperious old dean of the college; magisterial, while not suggesting an assumption of arbitrary powers, implies an excessive use or display of such inherent powers as a magistrate might have he dismissed me with a magisterial air
Another word for masterfuladjective
Tending to dictate:authoritarian, bossy, dictatorial, dogmatic, domineering, imperious, magisterial, overbearing, peremptory. See over
Exercising authority:authoritative, commanding, dominant, lordly. See over, strong
Having or demonstrating a high degree of knowledge or skill:adept, crack, expert, master, masterly, professional, proficient, skilled, skillful. (Slang) crackerjack. See ability