Word of the day: liaise
Definition: v.intr. (foll. by with, between) colloq. establish cooperation, act as a link.
Synonyms: intercede, mediate, intermediate, arbitrate
Etymology: back-form. f. LIAISON (more…)
from Oxford: liaise
v.intr. (foll. by with, between) colloq. establish cooperation, act as a link.
Etymology: back-form. f. LIAISON
from Wordnet: liaise
v : act between parties with a view to reconciling differences; “He interceded in the family dispute”;”He mediated a settlement” [syn: intercede, mediate, intermediate, arbitrate]
Quote of the day: Every tomorrow has two handles. We can take hold of it with the handle of anxiety or the handle of faith. by Henry Ward Beecher
Birthday of the day: Antoine Perrenot de Granvelle; Antoine Perrenot de Granvelle (20 August 1517 – 21 September 1586), Comte de La Baume Saint Amour, was a French statesman, made a cardinal, who followed his father as a leading minister of the Spanish Habsburgs, and was one of the most influential European politicians during the time which immediately followed the appearance of Protestantism in Europe; ‘the dominating Imperial statesman of the whole century’. He was also a notable art collector, the ‘greatest private collector of his time, the friend and patron of Titian and Leoni and many other artists’.
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