Definition of Refer in English :
Define Refer in English
Refer meaning in English
Meaning of Refer in English
Pronunciation of Refer in English
Refer pronunciation in English
Pronounce Refer in Englishsee synonyms of refer
make reference to
Example Sentences:'His name was mentioned in connection with the invention'
be relevant to
Example Sentences:'There were lots of questions referring to her talk''My remark pertained to your earlier comments'
think of, regard, or classify under a subsuming principle or with a general group or in relation to another
Example Sentences:'This plant can be referred to a known species'
send or direct for treatment, information, or a decision
Example Sentences:'refer a patient to a specialist''refer a bill to a committee'
seek information from
Example Sentences:'You should consult the dictionary''refer to your notes'
use a name to designate
Example Sentences:'Christians refer to the mother of Jesus as the Virgin Mary'
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