v. t.1.To call upon officially or authoritatively to appear, as before a court; to summon.
[imp. & p. p. Cited; p. pr. & vb. n. Citing]
Cited by finger of God.
- De Quincey.
2.To urge; to enjoin.
3.To quote; to repeat, as a passage from a book, or the words of another.
4.To refer to or specify, as for support, proof, illustration, or confirmation.
5.To bespeak; to indicate.
6.(Law) To notify of a proceeding in court.
Verb1.cite - make reference to; "His name was mentioned in connection with the invention"
2.cite - commend; "he was cited for his outstanding achievements"
Synonyms: mention
3.cite - refer to; "he referenced his colleagues' work"
Synonyms: reference
4.cite - repeat a passage from; "He quoted the Bible to her"
Synonyms: quote
5.cite - refer to for illustration or proof; "He said he could quote several instances of this behavior"
Synonyms: quote
6.cite - advance evidence for
Synonyms: abduce, adduce
7.cite - call in an official matter, such as to attend court
Synonyms: summon, summons
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Cistus albidus
Cistus ladanifer
Cistus ladanum
Citatio ad reassumendam causam
citation form
Citation of authorities
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Citellus citellus
Citellus lateralis
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Citellus parryi
Citellus richardsoni
Citellus variegatus
Citharichthys cornutus
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