Detailed Translations for reference from English to Dutch


reference [the ~] noun

  1. the reference (certificate)
    de referentie; het getuigschrift
  2. the reference
    de referentie; de verwijzing
  3. the reference
    opzoeken; de naslag
  4. the reference (allusion; innuendo; hint)
    de verwijzing; de toespeling

Translation Matrix for reference:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
getuigschrift certificate; reference
naslag reference after beat
referentie certificate; reference advice; good reference; recommendation
toespeling allusion; hint; innuendo; reference a charge against; accusation; allusion; hint; innuendo; insinuation
verwijzing allusion; hint; innuendo; reference referral; referral letter
- acknowledgment; address; book of facts; character; character reference; citation; cite; computer address; consultation; credit; denotation; extension; mention; point of reference; quotation; reference book; reference point; reference work; source
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
opzoeken drop by; drop in; look up; visit
- cite
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
opzoeken reference

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Related Definitions for "reference":

  1. the act of referring or consulting1
    • reference to an encyclopedia produced the answer1
  2. the most direct or specific meaning of a word or expression; the class of objects that an expression refers to1
  3. the relation between a word or phrase and the object or idea it refers to1
    • he argued that reference is a consequence of conditioned reflexes1
  4. (computer science) the code that identifies where a piece of information is stored1
  5. a book to which you can refer for authoritative facts1
  6. a formal recommendation by a former employer to a potential future employer describing the person's qualifications and dependability1
  7. a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage1
  8. a remark that calls attention to something or someone1
    • the speaker made several references to his wife1
  9. an indicator that orients you generally1
    • it is used as a reference for comparing the heating and the electrical energy involved1
  10. a publication (or a passage from a publication) that is referred to1
    • he carried an armful of references back to his desk1
  11. refer to1
    • he referenced his colleagues' work1

Wiktionary Translations for reference:

  1. measurement one can compare to
  2. information about a person, provided by someone (a referee) with whom they are well acquainted
  3. academic writing: source
  1. verwijzing
  2. een vermelding van een bron waar meer informatie te vinden is

Cross Translation:
reference consulteren; raadplegen consulter — Prendre avis, conseil ou instruction de quelqu’un.
reference discussie; bespreking discussionaction de discuter.
reference referentie référenceaction de référer ou de renvoyer d’une chose à une autre, à un texte, à une autorité.
reference bewijs; blijk; teken; merkteken; wenk; adstructie; attest; certificaat; getuigenis; getuigschrift; testimonium; verklaring; getuigenverklaring témoignageaction de témoigner ; rapport d’un ou de plusieurs témoins sur un fait, soit de vive voix, soit par écrit.

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