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intercede

verb [I] uk   /ˌɪn.təˈsiːd/ us    /-t̬ɚ-/ formal
to use your influence to persuade someone in authority to forgive another person, or save this person from punishment: Several religious leaders have interceded with the authorities on behalf of the condemned prisoner.
Translations of “intercede”
in Spanish interceder…
in French intercéder, intervenir (auprès de)…
in German vermitteln, fürsprechen…
in Chinese (Traditional) (為某人)求情,說情…
in Chinese (Simplified) (为某人)求情,说情…
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