Synonyms of mastermind in English:

mastermind


See definition of mastermind

verb

1‘he masterminded the whole campaign’

SYNONYMS
control, plan, direct, be in charge of, run, conduct, organize, arrange, administer, regulate, supervise, superintend, preside over, orchestrate, stage-manage, engineer, manage, coordinate, conceive, devise, put together, forge, originate, initiate, think up, create, work out, dream up, frame, hatch, generate, come up with, have the bright idea of
informal be the brains behind

noun

1‘the mastermind behind the project’

SYNONYMS
genius, mind, intellect, author, architect, engineer, director, planner, organizer, deviser, originator, manager, prime mover, initiator, inventor
informal brain, brains, bright spark
British informal brainbox