verb. ['rəˈfɝː, rɪˈfɝː'] make reference to.
- have in mind
- touch on
- drag up
- speak of the devil
- dredge up
- think of
- bring up
Words that Rhyme with Refer
How do you pronounce refer?
Pronounce refer as rɪˈfər.
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Example sentences of the word refer
1. Verb, base form
Your doctor will likely refer you for a cholecystectomy if you have gallbladder dyskinesia.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Retrieve your loan documents and refer** to the section on "My Right to Cancel."
Quotes containing the word refer
1. There's a misconception that survival of the fittest means survival of the most aggressive. The adjective 'Darwinian' used to refer to ruthless competition; you used to read that in business journals. But that's not what Darwinian means to a biologist; it's whatever leads to reproductive success.
- Steven Pinker
2. We get the worrywart, the hypochondriac, the money-grubbing miser, the intractable negotiator... Some would say certain of these refer to the stereotypical, or 'stage' Jew. But objectively speaking, the only crime in humor is an unfunny joke.
- Alan King
3. When it comes to Pakistan, the first word that comes to the mind of the Chinese is 'iron brother.' To us Chinese, Pakistan is always a trustworthy friend who is as solid as iron. Actually, Chinese netizens refer to Pakistan as 'Iron Pak.' This testifies to the strength of China-Pakistan friendship.
- Li Keqiang
verb. refer from one entry to another, as in catalogues, books, and lists.
- bring up
verb. ['rəˈfɝː, rɪˈfɝː'] be relevant to.
- touch on
- come to
- revolve around
- bear on
- concentrate on
- focus on
- revolve about
- go for
- matter to
- center on
verb. ['rəˈfɝː, rɪˈfɝː'] think of, regard, or classify under a subsuming principle or with a general group or in relation to another.
- sort out
verb. ['rəˈfɝː, rɪˈfɝː'] send or direct for treatment, information, or a decision.
verb. ['rəˈfɝː, rɪˈfɝː'] seek information from.
- look up
verb. ['rəˈfɝː, rɪˈfɝː'] have as a meaning.
- stand for
- twist around
- come back
verb. ['rəˈfɝː, rɪˈfɝː'] use a name to designate.