- Homophone Note, Word Explorer, Word Parts
|part of speech:
||cited, cites, citing
||to use the words of someone else; quote.
Max cited a history book and a Web page in his report on civil rights.
- similar words:
- excerpt, mention, note, present
||decorate, demonstrate, refer
The words cite
, and site
all sound alike but have different meanings.
The word cite
contains the following part:
that means rouse, set in motion