Examples of middleman in a Sentence
The Internet helps consumers save money by buying products directly from companies and eliminating the middleman.
We've cut out the middleman and can reduce prices for our customers.
He acted as the middleman in the talks between labor and management.
Recent Examples of middleman from the Web
So, beware of middlemen who can take deep cuts for themselves.
The new access helps cut out middlemen for the diagnosis of orthopedic injuries like going to an emergency room, getting referred to your primary care doctor, getting seen and referred to an orthopedic specialist.
By eliminating the disinterested middleman — the designer, the editor — these women had created a whole world of trendy and classic looks for plus-size women who love to dress up.
In recent years, EB-5 investors have been victimized in staggering corruption cases in Vermont and South Dakota in which the middlemen packaging their loans ran off well over $100 million of their funds or lost it in unauthorized investments.
Before recreational sales began July 1, most dispensaries selling medical marijuana were authorized to serve as their own middleman and the bulk of them started stockpiling supplies months ago in an anticipation of high demand.
Designed by a group of techies in Oregon, the app was intended to be a clearinghouse where bands and musicians could be hired directly, cutting out the booking-agent middlemen.
Businesses and services can be decentralized, cutting out costly middlemen and removing single points of failure.
Amy Seitz, executive director of the Alaska Farm Bureau, said middlemen like Byers are a good place to start as the Alaska meat industry continues to grow.
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First Known Use of middleman
Synonymsbroker, buffer, conciliator, go-between, honest broker, interceder, intercessor, intermediary, intermediate, interposer, mediator, peacemaker
Related Wordstroubleshooter; moderator; bargainer, negotiant, negotiator; appeaser, pacificator, pacifier, reconciler; agent, attorney, deputy, factor, procurator, proxy; liaison, medium; ambassador, emissary, envoy, legate, messenger; delegate, representative; busybody, interferer, meddler; arbiter, arbitrator, judge, referee, umpire; adviser (also advisor), counselor (or counsellor)
MIDDLEMAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of middleman for English Language Learners
: a person or company that buys goods from a producer and sells them to someone else
: a person who helps two people or groups to deal with and communicate with each other when they are not able or willing to do it themselves
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