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INTERCEDE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does intercede mean? 

INTERCEDE (verb)
  The verb INTERCEDE has 1 sense:

1. act between parties with a view to reconciling differences

  Familiarity information: INTERCEDE used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


INTERCEDE (verb)


Sense 1intercede [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Act between parties with a view to reconciling differences

Classified under:

Verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing

Synonyms:

arbitrate; intercede; intermediate; liaise; mediate

Context examples:

He interceded in the family dispute / He mediated a settlement

Hypernyms (to "intercede" is one way to...):

negociate; negotiate; talk terms (discuss the terms of an arrangement)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s
Somebody ----s PP

Sentence examples:

Sam and Sue intercede
Sam wants to intercede with Sue


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