An aircraft having an intermediate range; an intermediate school.
An example of intermediate used as an adjective is an intermediate ice skater, one who has better than beginner skills but who is not quite expert.
Central banks need to regulate the entities that intermediate monetary transactions.
Other Word Forms
Origin of intermediate
- Middle English from Medieval Latin intermediātus from Late Latin intermedius Latin inter- inter- Latin medius middle medhyo- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition