"Confer" (often abbreviated to cf.) is a Latin term that means "compare" or "consult." It is commonly used to indicate a reference or consultation with a particular source or person in order to gain information, clarify a point, or seek guidance.
Examples in Sentences
Here are three example sentences using the term "confer":
Please confer with your supervisor before making any major decisions.
For more details on the topic, confer the recommended reading list provided by the professor.
The lawyer advised his client to confer with a financial expert before finalizing the investment plan.