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intercession

in·ter·ces·sion

intercession

 
pronunciation:
In tr se shn
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an act or instance of mediating or intervening in a dispute.
definition 2: speaking or pleading on behalf of another.
Were it not for my intercession with the director, my son would not have a job.
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derivation: intercessional (adj.)