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Synonyms for citation
saɪˈteɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. citation, commendation(noun)

    an official award (as for bravery or service) usually given as formal public statement

    Synonyms:
    approval, credit, quote, acknowledgment, mention, commendation, quotation, reference, cite

  2. citation(noun)

    (law) the act of citing (as of spoken words or written passages or legal precedents etc.)

    Synonyms:
    credit, quote, acknowledgment, mention, commendation, quotation, reference, cite

  3. citation, cite, acknowledgment, credit, reference, mention, quotation(noun)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    extension, denotation, commendation, course credit, book of facts, character reference, credit rating, reference point, character, reference, mention, honorable mention, deferred payment, acknowledgement, reference book, quote, acknowledgment, credit entry, recognition, computer address, consultation, address, source, quotation, cite, point of reference, credit, reference work

  4. quotation, quote, citation(noun)

    a passage or expression that is quoted or cited

    Synonyms:
    inverted comma, credit, quote, acknowledgment, mention, commendation, quotation, reference, quotation mark, cite

  5. citation(noun)

    a summons that commands the appearance of a party at a proceeding

    Synonyms:
    credit, quote, acknowledgment, mention, commendation, quotation, reference, cite

  6. Citation(noun)

    thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1948

    Synonyms:
    credit, quote, acknowledgment, mention, commendation, quotation, reference, cite

Wiktionary

  1. citation(noun)

    Synonyms:
    quote, quotation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. citation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    summons, official call or notice

  2. citation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    quotation, extract, excerpt, quoted passage

  3. citation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    enumeration, mention

How to pronounce citation?

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How to say citation in sign language?

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How to use citation in a sentence?

  1. Katy Villarreal:

    I couldn't believe that when he got that first citation, he wasn't taken to jail, i'm against killing a person, but this man took an innocent child.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Ma citation préférée qui décrit Boston, ma ville natale, est vraiment bien par grand écrivain Mark Twain, qui a dit "à Boston ils demandent, combien savent-t-il? à New York, combien vaut-il? à Philadelphie, qui étaient son parents? "ce est tellement vrai. qui plus est, boston est l'endroit où tout le monde connaît votre nom. acclamations à Boston, la plus belle ville en Amérique!

  3. Gavin Newsom:

    I don't want to be punitive, they just want to take a rest on the beach and all of a sudden they get a citation - I don't want to see that. But if there are people thumbing their nose and taking a risk ... I think we may have to do a little bit more.

  4. California Gov. Gavin Newsom:

    I don't want to be punitive, my gosh, someone who has lost their job, last thing they want to do is -- walk their dog, they're with their kids, they've got cabin fever, and they just want to take a rest on Newport Beach, and all of a sudden, they get a citation. I don't want to see that happen.

  5. Police David Sembach:

    The crowd broke up, which is what we wanted, he qualified for a notice to appear, which is what we call the citation, he was written a citation and released.


Translations for citation

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  • تنويهArabic
  • цитиране, позоваване, цитат, призовка, изброяванеBulgarian
  • citation, citeringDanish
  • Literaturstelle, Zitierung, Zitat, ehrenvolle Erwähnung, VorladungGerman
  • παράθεση, απαρίθμηση, παραπομπή, αναφορά, εδάφιο, κατάλογος, παράθεμα, κλήτευση, εύφημος μνεία, περικοπή, μνεία, χωρίο, κλήσηGreek
  • citación, citaSpanish
  • sitaatti, viite, lainausFinnish
  • उद्धरणHindi
  • 소환Korean
  • kupu hautoaMāori
  • citaçãoPortuguese
  • citat, citareRomanian
  • [[объявление]] [[благодарность, цитирование, перечисление, цитата, ссылка, вызов, упоминание, пове́сткаRussian
  • navodSerbo-Croatian
  • சான்றுTamil
  • citationTelugu
  • การอ้างอิงThai
  • trích dẫnVietnamese
  • 引文Chinese

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