verb (used with object), ref·er·enced, ref·er·enc·ing.
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Example sentences from the Web for referenced
In John Barleycorn, Heinold and his bar are referenced a whooping 17 times.
He then referenced the film Anchorman: “I personally have many leather-bound books, and my house smells of rich mahogany.”
Unfortunately, these problems are merely alluded to—referenced as the important work that feminism does or can do.The Perils of Glitzy Celebrity Feminism Having a Moment|Amy Zimmerman|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
However, Adriana referenced a proposal “to transform the current prison into a cultural center.”Cocaine, Politicians and Wives: Inside the World’s Most Bizarre Prison|Jason Batansky|October 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I had recently attended a wedding because a text message had referenced some questionable behavior.
Some footnotes are referenced by more than one anchor, so two or more anchors may refer to the same footnote.Plotinos: Complete Works, v. 2|Plotinos (Plotinus)
A number of plants charging by gravity from overhead bins are described in succeeding chapters and are referenced in the index.Concrete Construction|Halbert P. Gillette
Footnotes have been moved to the end of the paragraphs in which they are referenced.The Barnet Book of Photography|Various
The ideas presented here are referenced to credible academic research wherever possible.Sequential Problem Solving|Fredric Lozo
Most Index entries that did not match the referenced text have been changed when the differences were hyphenation or accent marks.A History of Art for Beginners and Students|Clara Erskine Clement
British Dictionary definitions for referenced
- the relation between a word, phrase, or symbol and the object or idea to which it refers
- the object referred to by an expressionCompare sense (def. 12)
- a source of information or facts
- (as modifier)a reference book; a reference library
- (foll by to) relation or delimitation, esp to or by membership of a specific class or group; respect or regardall people, without reference to sex or age
- (as modifier)a reference group
Derived forms of referencereferencer, nounreferential (ˌrɛfəˈrɛnʃəl), adjective
Idioms and Phrases with referenced
see in regard (reference) to.