Definition of referring in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFreferSGrefersPT, PPreferredPREré-SUF-ing
    1. present participle of refer.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Whether regular or occasional, all the participants referred to self-fumigation as the most effective preventive measure to control bug presence in intradomiciles.
        • He referred to the white flag as one "drained of all color".
        • Native American leader Chief Seattle urged ecological responsibility, referring to Brother Eagle and Sister Sky in his purported 1854 speech.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Present participles

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en preferring
      2. en deferring
      3. en inferring
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      Meaning of referring for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "referring" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
      Definiteness: Level 1
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