How do you in text cite a definition APA?
To cite a definition within the text, you would place the defined word and the date of publication in parentheses after the relevant phrase and before the punctuation mark. If the definition is quoted, you must also add the page number.
Do you have to cite the dictionary?
A citation of any online dictionary or thesaurus should include the following information: headword of the entry cited (in quotes) date the dictionary or thesaurus was published, posted, or revised (Use the copyright date noted at the bottom of this and every page of the Merriam-Webster Dictionary.)
How do I cite Lexico com?
How do I cite content from Lexico? The author for definitions, example sentences, and thesaurus content is Oxford University Press (OUP). The publication date is 2020. The online dictionary name is Lexico.com.
What is cite in English?
to quote (a passage, book, author, etc.), especially as an authority: He cited the Constitution in his defense. to mention in support, proof, or confirmation; refer to as an example: He cited many instances of abuse of power. to summon officially or authoritatively to appear in court.