verb (used with object), re·ferred, re·fer·ring.
verb (used without object), re·ferred, re·fer·ring.
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Clark, who left Hogan’s administration at the end of May, referred questions to current administration officials.Hogan’s first batch of coronavirus tests from South Korea were flawed, never used|Steve Thompson|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
So there are entrepreneurs and operators I know that are referring other entrepreneurs to me.Why is GoCardless COO Carlos Gonzalez-Cadenas pivoting to become a full-time VC?|Steve O'Hear|November 20, 2020|TechCrunch
After securing 60 acres of land, the “three city boys,” as Koney refers to himself and his co-founders, moved to the “middle of nowhere” to put their model to the test.
OTT refers to TV content that is delivered over the internet.Deep Dive: How the future of publishing is taking shape in the ongoing coronavirus crisis era|Pierre Bienaimé|November 17, 2020|Digiday
Everybody is a previous customer or has been referred by one.What businesses slammed by the pandemic can learn from America’s champion car salesman|Geoffrey Colvin|November 17, 2020|Fortune
“You are applying Western metrics to someone who is not using that metric against you,” referring to ISIS, Bolger said.Pentagon Doesn’t Know How Many People It’s Killed in the ISIS War|Nancy A. Youssef|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“A mother has lost a son,” referring to his late cousin Akai.Protesters Demand Justice For Gurley As Gap Grows Between Cops and NYC|M.L. Nestel|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was referring to web censorship behind the Great Firewall.
He was referring to the genocide of Muslims during the Bosnian War.When Countries Lose Their Shit Over American Movies|Asawin Suebsaeng|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I ask Alexander Gilkes, referring to Prince William and Kate Middleton, whose wedding he attended.William, Kate, and Jay Z’s Favorite Art Star: Alexander Gilkes' World of Rock Stars and Royalty|Tim Teeman|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The weight percentage can be found by referring to Purdy's tables, given later.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
The Daily News, in referring to this, suggests that "peacock temper" was a misprint for "pique, or temper."
He was referring to the value of asbestos millboard as a lining for fireproof cases and deed boxes.Asbestos|Robert H. Jones
The folks that know it all are the squabs, chuckled Bobby, referring to the freshman class.The Girls of Central High on the Stage|Gertrude W. Morrison
"The things," Mr. Devenish, is my rather stuffy way of referring to all the delightful poems that you are going to eat to-night.First Plays|A. A. Milne