Reference in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Reference

To provide a list of references for (a text). | To refer to, to use as a reference. | To mention, to cite.

Short Example Sentence for Reference

  • 1. She made no further reference to the matter. 🔊
  • 2. Any reference to the past was distasteful to her ears. 🔊
  • 3. The reference to smoking, too, is interesting. 🔊
  • 4. A General Reference Work on Telephony, etc. 🔊
  • 5. He had concealed from her his struggles in reference to color. 🔊
  • 6. That was a reference to my mother's side of the house. 🔊
  • 7. Then let us now put the case with reference to each of the five. 🔊
  • 8. A reference to his father always sobered him and kindled a light in his eyes. 🔊
  • 9. A bad beginning, as many of our rules had reference to tidiness. 🔊
  • 10. This reference to Bryant's profession is noteworthy. 🔊
  • 11. It was his only reference to her revelations with regard to Eduard Desmond. 🔊

How to use Reference in a Sentence?

  • 1. Gray felt the colour going out of his cheeks at the sudden reference to Harding. 🔊
  • 2. The limitations of the ordinary series party line may be best understood by reference to Fig. 🔊
  • 3. They evidently had reference to the second clause alone, the one relating to Spanish America. 🔊
  • 4. But in reference to yourself, I must have a certainty, that I may in any event be secure. 🔊
  • 5. The Story of Hawawk opens with an interesting reference to the favorite Pima game of football. 🔊
  • 6. In reference to the rehearsals of the first production of the E flat major Quartet, Op. 🔊
  • 7. Adriaan van Rhude, Lord of Mydrecht, to whom frequent reference is made in the Memoir. 🔊
  • 8. The reference is to Samuel G. Howe, who fought as a young man for the independence of Greece. 🔊
  • 9. The armature and the tapper rod normally stand in the normal central position with reference to the pole pieces of the magnet and the gongs. 🔊
  • 10. Neither made reference to any event occurring since their arrival, or which might possibly occur in the near future. 🔊
  • 11. This he said, especially, in reference to the one spot which presented at least a possibility of being scaled. 🔊
  • 12. My remarks will have special reference to wrought-iron, as cast-iron cannot so fully be said to have a constructive character. 🔊
  • 13. I will not enter into details over the matter here, as I am not writing with direct reference to them. 🔊
  • 14. All reference to natural necessity, or co-action, in relation to such a question, is wholly irrelevant. 🔊
  • 15. Well do I remember that half-mile of rivulet; all other rivers and cascades have their reference to it for me. 🔊
  • 16. The prosecution, he said, had introduced reference to a certain pig, alleging that it was slain by the act of the prisoner. 🔊
  • 17. A valuable little reference book for engineers, electricians, motor inspectors and others interested in electrical engineering. 🔊
  • 18. Once, indeed, the squire was very considerably staggered, but he never liked a reference to be made afterwards to the occasion. 🔊
  • 19. If Lansing's reference to the danger of war had meant anything, what did this mean? 🔊
  • 20. The old hag showed her toothless gums in a hideous smile, the woman that was left in the dried shell still tickled at the reference to marriage. 🔊
  • 21. The policy of Afdhal is perhaps best to be explained by a reference to the state of the East at that time. 🔊
  • 22. In other cases, however, it has been possible to throw light upon these persons by reference to different portions of the Diary itself. 🔊
  • 23. In every case of mandate, the mandatory shall render to the Council an annual report in reference to the territory committed to its charge. 🔊
  • 24. What, then, in reference to the point in question, is the difference between the Arminian and the Calvinist? 🔊
  • 25. Both systems therefore have clearly not reached the intelligible unity or the mind as it actually and essentially is, but only as it is in reference to something else. 🔊
  • 26. The Epistles of the New Testament have no dates nor reference to any persons who were known to have lived at any particular time. 🔊
  • 27. Without reference to any military phase of the problem, this detached population obviously demanded and deserved adequate mail and transportation facilities. 🔊
  • 28. Mythological subjects, reference made to, by Beethoven, who, as it is well known, possessed a considerable acquaintance with ancient history. 🔊
  • 29. Now, in the interpretation of any instrument of writing, it is a universally admitted rule, that it should be construed with reference to the subject of which it treats. 🔊