Dictionary    Maps    Thesaurus    Translate    Advanced >   

Tip: Click a synonym from the results below to see its synonyms.

No results could be found matching the exact term referring to in the thesaurus.
Try one of these suggestions:
re  reappearance  reappearing  reborn  reference  referendum  referent  referential  reform  reformation  reformatory  reformed  reformer  refrain  refraining  reprehend  reprehensible  reprehension  reprimand  reprint  reverence  reverend  reverent  rubberneck 

Consider searching for the individual words referring, or to.
Dictionary Results for referring:
1. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Refer \Re*fer"\ (r[-e]*f[~e]r"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Referred
   (r[-e]*f[~e]rd"); p. pr. & vb. n. Referring.] [F.
   r['e]f['e]rer, L. referre; pref. re- re- + ferre to bear. See
   Bear to carry.]
   1. To carry or send back. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
      [1913 Webster]

   2. Hence: To send or direct away; to send or direct
      elsewhere, as for treatment, aid, information, decision,
      etc.; to make over, or pass over, to another; as, to refer
      a student to an author; to refer a beggar to an officer;
      to refer a bill to a committee; a court refers a matter of
      fact to a commissioner for investigation, or refers a
      question of law to a superior tribunal.
      [1913 Webster]

   3. To place in or under by a mental or rational process; to
      assign to, as a class, a cause, source, a motive, reason,
      or ground of explanation; as, he referred the phenomena to
      electrical disturbances.
      [1913 Webster]

   To refer one's self, to have recourse; to betake one's
      self; to make application; to appeal. [Obs.]
      [1913 Webster]

            I'll refer me to all things sense.    --Shak.
      [1913 Webster]

Common Misspellings >
Most Popular Searches: Define Misanthrope, Define Pulchritudinous, Define Happy, Define Veracity, Define Cornucopia, Define Almuerzo, Define Atresic, Define URL, Definitions Of Words, Definition Of Get Up, Definition Of Quid Pro Quo, Definition Of Irreconcilable Differences, Definition Of Word, Synonyms of Repetitive, Synonym Dictionary, Synonym Antonyms. See our main index and map index for more details.

©2011-2022 ZebraWords.com - Define Yourself - The Search for Meanings and Meaning Means I Mean. All content subject to terms and conditions as set out here. Contact Us, peruse our Privacy Policy