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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To mediate between persons.

Usage examples (30)
  • The coach decided to intercede on the team's behalf to get them new uniforms.
  • Paulson doesn't address this subject - and he doesn't go too deeply into what it means to say, as Catholics do, that the saints "intercede" for "those who seek their help."
  • 'intercede' two brothers walking down the sidewalk.
  • Again, the Queen or the Princes intercede for the criminal. for more
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