Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


The branch acts as the middle man between the college and the local centre.

Negotiations are carried on by the parents and a middle man.

This way of obtaining money is without the assistance of a middle man.

A great jealousy and bitterness were compressed into the words "middle man."

This one was created and managed by a Quaker doctor from Philada., (23 years old) and he was the middle man.

The shepherds suspect him of designs upon their flocks, so when they lie down to rest they place him the middle man of three.

What of products that must be put before him with the middle man standing between?

He is the "middle man," the cause of much dissemination of news, receiving and imparting it freely during the day's business.

His upper vestment was discarded, and a whitish apron flowed gracefully down his middle man.

The retail merchant in this way entered on the scene as middle man between landlord and laborer.