English adjective: intermediate
|1.||intermediate lying between two extremes in time or space or state|
|Samples||Going from sitting to standing without intermediate pushes with the hands.|
Intermediate stages in a process.
Intermediate stops on the route.
An intermediate range plane.
|Similar||antepenultimate, gray, grey, halfway, in-between, junior, mediate, middle, next-to-last, next-to-last, penultimate, second-year, sophomore, subterminal, third-year|
|2.||intermediate around the middle of a scale of evaluation|
|Samples||An orange of average size.|
English noun: intermediate
|1.||intermediate (substance) a substance formed during a chemical process before the desired product is obtained|
|Broader (hypernym)||chemical, chemical substance|
English verb: intermediate
|1.||intermediate (communication) act between parties with a view to reconciling differences|
|Samples||He interceded in the family dispute.|
He mediated a settlement.
|Synonyms||arbitrate, intercede, liaise, mediate|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s.|
Somebody ----s PP
|Broader (hypernym)||negociate, negotiate, talk terms|