mention definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To refer to, specially incidentally. See Synonyms at refer.
    • to help make reference to; to talk quickly of; to-name.
  • noun:
    • The act of discussing something quickly or casually.
    • An incidental research or allusion.
    • Honorable mention.
    • A speaking or notice of any such thing, frequently in a quick or cursory way. Utilized particularly in the expression which will make mention of.
    • A speaking or notice of anything, -- often in a short or cursory fashion. Used particularly in the term in order to make mention of.
    • Statement about or mention of a person or thing; notice or remark; specially, assertion or statement without details or particulars.
    • Indication; research.
    • Note; reputation.
    • Report; account.
    • a remark that calls focus on one thing or someone
    • a quick note acknowledging a source of data or of a quoted passageway
    • an official recognition of quality
  • idiom:
    • not forgetting along with; also.
  • verb:
    • which will make a quick mention of some thing.
    • talk about
    • make reference to
    • commend
  • others:
    • to help make reference to; speak of shortly or cursorily; speak of; title; reference.

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