Hindi translation of cite
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Word forms: cites, citing, cited
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If you cite something, you quote it or mention it, especially as an example or proof of what you are saying. [formal]उद्धृत करना ⇒ She cited a favourite poem by George Herbert. ⇒ In my reply, I cited the time and details of the incident. ⇒ cited as something ⇒ cited as proof/evidence/justification ⇒ cite a source/example/statistic/case ⇒ cite a report/study/passage/poll ⇒ a report/article/author/analyst cites something
SIMILAR WORDSquote, mentioncite or quote?You use both of these words to talk about references and sources. Quote always refers to the use of the exact words from another source. In the example below, Ellis uses Harris's exact words in her article. ⇒ In the article, Ellis quotes from Harris's personal letters.Cite can refer to the use of the exact words, a paraphrase, an idea or data from another source. In the example below, Blum uses the results of the study as evidence. ⇒ Blum cites a study done by the California Energy Commission that showed ...
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Example Sentences Including 'cite'
If I shook my head and claimed that she had not, then she would probably be able to cite time and place.THE CALLIGRAPHER (2003)
Rapidly, mechanically, evidently much rehearsed, the police-officer said, `I cannot cite the evidence for reasons of national security.Coup d'Etat
`I shall cite the letters as correspondence in our divorce,' he'd quip with a bitter laugh.RESCUING ROSE (2002)
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Translation of cite from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary