Definition of "go-between" []

  • One who acts as an intermediary or messenger between two sides. (noun)
  • A person who acts as agent or intermediary for two people or groups in a transaction or dealing (noun)

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Use "go-between" in a sentence
  • "All this he said in the High, except for the word go-between: kynamolgos."
  • "The three play different aspects of the Chevalier d'Éon, as well as two kings, a queen, doctors, narrators, a political go-between, a rival swordsman and a horse."
  • "She will be a priceless go-between for Obama to Congress in the hard battles that he will continue to face to get his agenda passed."