noun (plural intermediaries)
- A person who acts as a link between people in order to try and bring about an agreement; a mediator: negotiations took place through an intermediaryMore example sentences
- The Broker Network brings together more than 100 independent intermediaries from around the country.
- Up until now, lenders, brokers and intermediaries in the industry adhered to a voluntary code of conduct.
- Other intermediaries such as agents and brokers do not take title to goods.
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- Intermediate: an intermediary stageMore example sentences
- He said this could revive the banking sector's intermediary role, which has been drastically weakened since the financial crisis.
- It should be permissible, for instance, for intermediary tables to differentiate between smokers and non-smokers.
- A score of zero indicates absence of symptoms, three represents maximum severity, while scores of one and two are intermediary statements.
late 18th century: from French intermédiaire, from Italian intermediario, from Latin intermedius (see intermediate).