Verb(1) act between parties with a view to reconciling differences(2) occupy an intermediate or middle position or form a connecting link or stage between two others
Adjective(1) acting through or dependent on an intervening agency(2) being neither at the beginning nor at the end in a series
(1) He or she would administer a force of civilian peacekeepers for operations abroad and would work to mediate international conflicts.(2) Meanwhile, the US is offering to mediate between Pakistan and Afghanistan after a border clash between the two last week.(3) Efforts to mediate and achieve peace by organisations including the United Nations ├ö├ç├┐seem at best only to bring a brief respite from all-out fighting├ö├ç├û.(4) Russia is part of the so-called quartet that is trying to mediate a resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.(5) He tried to mediate between the factions.(6) But in the meantime, we need someone to mediate disputes between vendors and researchers.(7) However, the original focal site does not mediate the link between other sites and the language name.(8) He was a member of John Smith's leadership team and his diplomatic skills were used to mediate between Peter Mandelson and Gordon Brown at the height of their feud.(9) It was Spring who proposed the establishment of an international body to mediate between the parties.(10) European leaders traveled to Kiev to mediate a political solution between the parties.(11) His cousin Charlie feels responsible and tries to mediate between Johnny Boy and Michael the loan shark.(12) The licensing unit will mediate between the two parties if there are objections and appeals will be heard by a committee of councillors and, if the licence is still disputed, by magistrates.(13) He also hoped, by keeping America neutral, to have an opportunity to mediate the conflict.(14) It had been a long day, and she honestly didn't want to mediate another squabble.(15) She revealed that moves were afoot to send in a representative of the Irish Coastguard Service to mediate between the two sides in about two weeks time to sort out the situation.(16) He says that the army and the police who mediate between the settlers and the villagers are no good.
1. in-between ::
2. arbitrate ::
3. resolve ::
4. negotiate ::
5. intercede ::
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2. farthest ::
3. furthest ::
4. outmost ::
5. utmost ::
Different Formsmediate, mediated, mediates, mediating
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