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Synonyms for citationsaɪˈteɪ 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, citation, 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, citation, 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, citation, 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


Translations for citation

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • 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
  • 引文Chinese

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