Definition of intercessor in English:

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intercessor

Pronunciation: /ˈin(t)ərˌsesər/

noun

A person who intervenes on behalf of another, especially by prayer: they rejected the notion that an intercessor was needed to appeal to God
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  • Such people may even claim that these others are no more than intercessors mediating their relationship with God.
  • St Lucians come from a society that values the roles of intercessors.
  • In the past, especially the distant past, the saints were venerated as prodigies, miracle-workers, intercessors, protectors.

Words that rhyme with intercessor

addresser, aggressor, assessor, compressor, confessor, contessa, depressor, digresser, dresser, guesser, lesser, Odessa, oppressor, possessor, professor, represser, successor, transgressor, Vanessa
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