/,ɪntə'mi:dɪərɪ; [US] -dɪerɪ; ,ɪntɚ`midɪ,ɛrɪ/
n ~ (between sb and sb) person who acts as a means of communication between two or more others 中间人; 调解人; 斡旋人
*They disliked each other too much to meet, so they conducted all their business through an intermediary. 他们彼此交恶不愿相见, 有事均通过中间人处理.
adj acting in such a way 居间的; 中间人的; 调解的
*play an intermediary role in a dispute 在一场争吵中起调停人的作用.
a person or organization that tries to help two other people or groups to agree with each other
→go-between Jackson acted as an intermediary between the two parties.>intermediaryadj [only before noun] an intermediary role in the talks