Thesaurus > Related Words: cite

  Words related to cite

Related / Similar Words: summon, summons, adduce, abduce, mention, quote, advert, bring up, name, refer, reference

 

Definition:
  • call in an official matter, such as to attend court;
  • advance evidence for;
  • commend; "he was cited for his outstanding achievements";
  • repeat a passage from; "He quoted the Bible to her";
  • refer to for illustration or proof; "He said he could quote several instances of this behavior";
  • make reference to; "His name was mentioned in connection with the invention";
  • refer to; "he referenced his colleagues'' work";

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    Hyponyms: vouch, vouch in, demand, misquote, commend, remember, speak of the devil, quote, touch on, invoke, appeal, namedrop, raise, bring up, drag up, dredge up, cross-refer

     

    Grouped Verbs: quote

     

    Derivational Morphology: citation, summons, process, quotation, quote, acknowledgment, credit, reference, mention, commendation, honorable mention, quoter, name, naming, mentioner, source

     

     
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