referring meaning


    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
        • Janensch [5 ] identified them simply as being presacrals; he referred specifically to the vertebrae in block III as trunk vertebrae but did not identify their position more specifically.
        • The captain rarely referred to his wardroom for advice, and this lead to their malcontent.
        • The shop assistant referred me to the help desk on ground floor.
    • 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
      Source: Wiktionary

      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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