verb (used without object), in·ter·ced·ed, in·ter·ced·ing.
Related formsin·ter·ced·er, nounpre·in·ter·cede, verb (used without object), pre·in·ter·ced·ed, pre·in·ter·ced·ing.
Examples from the Web for intercede
Higher courts, including the Supreme Court had refused to intercede, and the stay was to expire tonight.The Back Alley, Low Blow-Ridden Fight to Stop Gay Marriage in Florida Is Finally Over|Jay Michaelson|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
And we have the ability to intercede on their behalf to our Maker.
Hirsch has noticed that sometimes parents get intimidated and brushed aside, but it is their right to intercede.‘Bully’ Director Lee Hirsch Talks About What Families Can Do to Prevent Bullying|Emily-Anne Rigal|April 7, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Obama is pushing China, once again, to intercede and convince Pyongyang to cancel its rocket launch.Leslie H. Gelb: North Korea, U.S. Headed to Brink of War, Unnoticed|Leslie H. Gelb|April 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Well: I promised to intercede with you, and managed to quiet him down and get him to bed.Linda Lee, Incorporated|Louis Joseph Vance
She cared not to intercede too much, or enough to ensure success.The Golden Dog|William Kirby
It was believed that the martyrs had the power to intercede with the Divine Powers for the answer of prayers.The Rise of the Mediaeval Church|Alexander Clarence Flick
I knew whom the Slave-Power would select as its priest to "intercede with Heaven."The Trial of Theodore Parker|Theodore Parker
Intercede and interpose are used in a good sense; intermeddle always in a bad sense, and interfere frequently so.English Synonyms and Antonyms|James Champlin Fernald