Definitions for CITEsaɪt

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. citation, cite, acknowledgment, credit, reference, mention, quotation(verb)

    a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage

    "the student's essay failed to list several important citations"; "the acknowledgments are usually printed at the front of a book"; "the article includes mention of similar clinical cases"

  2. mention, advert, bring up, cite, name, refer(verb)

    make reference to

    "His name was mentioned in connection with the invention"

  3. mention, cite(verb)

    commend

    "he was cited for his outstanding achievements"

  4. reference, cite(verb)

    refer to

    "he referenced his colleagues' work"

  5. quote, cite(verb)

    repeat a passage from

    "He quoted the Bible to her"

  6. quote, cite(verb)

    refer to for illustration or proof

    "He said he could quote several instances of this behavior"

  7. adduce, abduce, cite(verb)

    advance evidence for

  8. summon, summons, cite(verb)

    call in an official matter, such as to attend court

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. cite(Verb)

    To quote; to repeat, as a passage from a book, or the words of another.

  2. cite(Verb)

    To list the source(s) from which one took information, words or literary or verbal context.

  3. cite(Verb)

    To summon officially or authoritatively to appear in court

  4. Origin: cité, from civitas

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Cite(verb)

    to call upon officially or authoritatively to appear, as before a court; to summon

  2. Cite(verb)

    to urge; to enjoin

  3. Cite(verb)

    to quote; to repeat, as a passage from a book, or the words of another

  4. Cite(verb)

    to refer to or specify, as for support, proof, illustration, or confirmation

  5. Cite(verb)

    to bespeak; to indicate

  6. Cite(verb)

    to notify of a proceeding in court

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  1. Cité

    Cité is a music album by Lenine.

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'CITE' in Verbs Frequency: #615

Anagrams of CITE »

  1. EITC

  2. etic

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