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go–between

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noun go–be·tween \ˈgō-bə-ˌtwēn\

Simple Definition of go–between

  • : a person who talks to people or groups who disagree in order to help deal with or end the disagreement

Full Definition of go–between

  1. :  an intermediate agent :  broker

1598

First Known Use of go–between

1598


GO–BETWEEN Defined for Kids

go–between

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noun go–be·tween \ˈgō-bə-ˌtwēn\

Definition of go–between

  1. :  a person who acts as a messenger or peacemaker




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