1. intercede, mediate, intermediate, liaise, arbitrate, negociate, negotiate, talk terms

usage: act between parties with a view to reconciling differences; "He interceded in the family dispute"; "He mediated a settlement"

2. mediate, lie

usage: occupy an intermediate or middle position or form a connecting link or stage between two others; "mediate between the old and the new"


1. mediate (vs. immediate), indirect, mediated

usage: acting through or dependent on an intervening agency; "the disease spread by mediate as well as direct contact"

2. in-between, mediate, middle, intermediate (vs. terminal)

usage: being neither at the beginning nor at the end in a series; "adolescence is an awkward in-between age"; "in a mediate position"; "the middle point on a line"

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