refer

Part of speech: verb

To have reference.

Part of speech: verb

To direct, as for information; assign; attribute.

Part of speech: verb

To have reference; allude.

Part of speech: verb

To give a reference.

Part of speech: verb

To have recourse; apply; appeal.

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Usage examples "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", 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", 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", Henry James.