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Engelsk udsagnsord: refer

1. refer (om kommunikation) make reference to


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis name was mentioned in connection with the invention.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)advert, bring up, cite, mention, name


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termerhave in mind, mean, think of


Mere specifikke termerappeal, bring up, cite, commend, cross-refer, drag up, dredge up, invoke, namedrop, quote, raise, remember, remember, speak of the devil, touch on

2. refer (om tilstand) be relevant to


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere were lots of questions referring to her talk.
My remark pertained to your earlier comments.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bear on, come to, concern, have-to doe with, pertain, relate, touch, touch on


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mere specifikke termeraffect, apply, center, center on, concentrate on, focus on, go for, hold, interest, involve, matter to, regard, revolve about, revolve around


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningadvert, allude, touch

3. refer (om erkendelse) think of, regard, or classify under a subsuming principle or with a general group or in relation to another


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis plant can be referred to a known species.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something PP


Mindre specifikke termerassort, class, classify, separate, sort, sort out

4. refer (om bevægelse) send or direct for treatment, information, or a decision


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRefer a patient to a specialist.
Refer a bill to a committee.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something to somebody


Mindre specifikke termerdirect, send


Mere specifikke termerrecommit, subject, submit

5. refer (om kommunikation) seek information from


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningYou should consult the dictionary.
Refer to your notes.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)consult, look up


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termerresearch

6. refer (om kommunikation) have as a meaning


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydning`multi-' denotes `many' .


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)denote


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termerintend, mean, signify, stand for


Mere specifikke termerapply, come back, convolute, euphemise, euphemize, express, hark back, identify, name, pervert, recall, return, slur, sophisticate, state, twist, twist around


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningdenote

7. refer (om kommunikation) use a name to designate


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningChristians refer to the mother of Jesus as the Virgin Mary.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercall, name









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