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