dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information


2 definitions found
 for Mediating
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Mediate \Me"di*ate\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Mediated; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Mediating.] [LL. mediatus, p. p. of mediare to
     mediate. See Mediate, a.]
     [1913 Webster]
     1. To be in the middle, or between two; to intervene. [R.]
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. To interpose between parties, as the equal friend of each,
        esp. for the purpose of effecting a reconciliation or
        agreement; as, to mediate between nations.
        [1913 Webster]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  37 Moby Thesaurus words for "mediating":
     agential, agentival, agentive, arbitrational, arbitrative,
     assisting, coming between, conducive, employable, facilitating,
     favoring, forwarding, going between, handy, helpful, instrumental,
     intercessional, intercessory, interlocutory, intermedial,
     intermediary, intermediate, intermediatory, intervening,
     interventional, mediative, mediatorial, mediatory, mesne, middle,
     ministerial, ministering, pacificatory, promoting, serviceable,
     subservient, useful
  
  

Contact=webmaster@dict.org Specification=RFC 2229