French translation of refer to
inseparable transitive verb
- (= speak of)
faire allusion à
⇒ What are you referring to?
À quoi faites-vous allusion?to refer to sb as sth
appeler qn qch
⇒ He always referred to his friend as Mr Lowry.
Il appelait toujours son ami M. Lowry.,
Lorsqu'il parlait de son ami, il disait toujours "M. Lowry".referring to your letter
en réponse à votre lettre
- (= consult) [recipe, manual, dictionary]
se reporter à
- (= apply to)
Translation of refer to from the Collins English to French Dictionary