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See definition of references on Dictionary.com
  • nounremark, citation
  • nountestimonial of good character
  • nounprinted matter with information

synonyms for references

  • allusion
  • hint
  • innuendo
  • mention
  • note
  • quotation
  • advertence
  • associating
  • attributing
  • connecting
  • implication
  • indicating
  • insinuation
  • mentioning
  • plug
  • relating
  • resource
  • source
  • stating
  • bringing up
  • pointing out
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How to use references in a sentence

"These are the references to the records," said Johnnie Bones, laying a memorandum on the table.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
As an instance of explicit references made to the duty, we may advert to the blessing of Moses on the tribe of Levi.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
Below, however, I have recorded in chronological order the more important references to them which have come under my observation.
SHAKESPEAREAN PLAYHOUSESJOSEPH QUINCY ADAMS
We have incidental references during the ensuing decade to the existence of sick wards in workhouses.
ENGLISH POOR LAW POLICYSIDNEY WEBB
I supplied, further, the best of references; the most flattering recommendations from the gentlemen of the college.
THE NABOBALPHONSE DAUDET
Such are the fragmentary references that have survived concerning the career of the first Cambridge printer.
A HISTORY OF THE CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESSS. C. ROBERTS
If this be so, might not the Cauldwell charter chest contain some references to their Stevenson tenantry?
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 25 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
Wherever references of this kind do occur, they as often assume the shape of some amusing transposition.
A CURSORY HISTORY OF SWEARINGJULIAN SHARMAN
Few and far between are the incidental references to the "sick wards" of the workhouses.
ENGLISH POOR LAW POLICYSIDNEY WEBB
The author saw a part of what he wrote about, and gives many references, particularly for Italy.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
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