OTHER WORDS FROM intercedein·ter·ced·er, nounpre·in·ter·cede, verb (used without object), pre·in·ter·ced·ed, pre·in·ter·ced·ing.
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It states that officers have a duty to intercede when they suspect a colleague is using excessive force.
At least until it becomes obvious that interceding is the only responsible course of action.Carolyn Hax: Single-mom sister teaches her kids a cynical view of love. Is she wrong?|Carolyn Hax|June 11, 2021|Washington Post
Just learning about the bystander effect increases your odds of interceding in an emergency, Staub says.How to break free of the bystander effect and help someone in trouble|Tara Santora|March 2, 2021|Popular-Science
James Stephenson interceded, and the two men got into a scuffle.America’s first post-World War II race riot led to the near-lynching of Thurgood Marshall|Chris Lamb|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
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
That they really hear our prayer and intercede with God for us is clearly shown by many examples in Holy Scripture.Mary, Help of Christians|Various
I know his good nature, but if he hesitates you must intercede, or help me some way or other.
In vain did the women and children of the house intercede for his life, and praise his amiable and virtuous qualities.
For the truth at one glance assured me, that if the queen refused assistance, who would dare to intercede for me?
"I think I can intercede with Mr. Regulus to release you," said Mrs. Linwood.Ernest Linwood|Caroline Lee Hentz