go-between Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"go-between" in British English

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go-betweennoun [C]

uk   /ˈɡəʊ.bɪˌtwiːn/  us   /ˈɡoʊ-/
someone who ​takesmessages between ​people who are ​unable or ​unwilling to ​meet: The ​ambassador has ​offered to act as a go-between for the two ​countriesinvolved in the ​conflict.
(Definition of go-between from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"go-between" in Business English

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go-betweennoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈɡəʊbɪˌtwiːn/
someone who ​takesmessages between ​people who are unable or unwilling to ​meet: When we act as a go-between for ​supplier and ​buyers, we ​help them ​developtradinglinks.
(Definition of go-between from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “go-between”
in Chinese (Simplified) 中间人, 掮客…
in Turkish aracı, ara bulucu…
in Russian посредник…
in Chinese (Traditional) 中間人, 掮客…
in Polish posłaniec…
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