Referee in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Referee

To act as a referee. | (sports) An umpire or judge; the official who makes sure the rules are followed during a game. | A person who settles a dispute.

Short Example Sentences for Referee

  • 1. The referee waved his hand. 🔊
  • 2. The referee had refused to admit some of his testimony. 🔊
  • 3. The referee won't do any harm. 🔊
  • 4. I'll referee this thing in my own way. 🔊
  • 5. The referee consulted a paper which he held, and announced the names. 🔊
  • 6. I took my seat opposite them, introduced myself to the referee and waited. 🔊
  • 7. He heard, also, the referee beginning to count slowly the seconds. 🔊
  • 8. Mr. Spike turned away to referee a pool game down in the barroom. 🔊
  • 9. Almost immediately afterwards the referee blew his whistle for "No side". 🔊
  • 10. He is now Referee in the Bankruptcy Court of his native district. 🔊

How to use Referee in Sentences?

  • 1. A referee followed each of us, horseback, and counted the buffaloes killed by each man. 🔊
  • 2. The referee declared me the winner of the match, and the champion buffalo hunter of the Plains. 🔊
  • 3. At the eight-and-fortieth Sachse moaned a little, and the referee gave the match against him. 🔊
  • 4. I shall not be the judge: you know that the chief notary only acts as referee of the tribunal in such cases. 🔊
  • 5. Reddy was just secretly congratulating himself upon his breach of etiquette when the shrill whistle of the referee brought dismay to his heart. 🔊
  • 6. When by some chance they clinched, they leaned lovingly upon each other till the referee had to pry them apart. 🔊
  • 7. The referee called the two centers to the middle of the floor, and then tossed the ball high in the air between them. 🔊
  • 8. Before they knew just how, they were clinched, and the referee was cutting them apart like a cheese-knife. 🔊
  • 9. He went for a stock whip, and quickly gave the combatants to understand he was acting as referee and that he had called time. 🔊
  • 10. Presently the referee called out his name as the winner, and he went across the ring and shook hands with his opponent, who was now himself again. 🔊
  • 11. The Kentuckian had no idea of the reason for that fight, but he ran out with the vague notion that an impartial referee was needed. 🔊
  • 12. They thought he had just to wave a little American flag, and the referee would blow a whistle and hold up the battle until he had got by safely. 🔊
  • 13. At a Belfast football match last week the winning team, the police and the referee were mobbed by the partisans of the losing side. 🔊
  • 14. The referee frowned in the direction of this audacious partisan, and expressed a hope that the audience would kindly refrain from comment during the rounds. 🔊
  • 15. Strong opinions were expressed by several persons who watched the affair from the steamers, and eventually the referee ordered Kelley to row over the course. 🔊