Focus on the pronunciation of referral
English definition of “referral”
/rɪˈfɜːrəl/ noun [C or U]
› the act of directing someone to a different place or person for information, help, or action: a referral from sb/sth The commission's inquiry into the warranties began after a referral from the Office for Fair Trading. 75% of the company's hires come from employee referrals.
› someone who is directed to a different place or person for information, help, or action: business/client referrals People on the company's client database are also promised discounts for future custom and cash rewards or free gifts for business referrals.