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Another word for refer

  1. To direct (a person) elsewhere for help or information

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  3. To regard as belonging to or resulting from another

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  5. To call or direct attention to something

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  7. To look to when in need

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Synonym Study

  • Allude implies indirect, often casual mention, as by a hint or a figure of speech although she used different names, she was alluding to her family
  • Refer implies deliberate, direct, and open mention of something he referred in detail to their corrupt practices