What does the word refer mean?

Usage examples for refer

  1. " Of course," Sylvia continued, " I do not refer to the way she acted just before the House of Martha was broken up. – The House of Martha by Frank R. Stockton
  2. Miss Atherton, you must not blame me if I remind you of something we were talking about when I last saw you- Please don't, Mr Scarfe; I have no wish to refer to it. – A Dog with a Bad Name by Talbot Baines Reed
  3. Vanderbank continued at a loss and he went on: " I refer- if you don't mind my saying so- to what you said just now." – The Awkward Age by Henry James