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mentioning, present participle; mentioned, past tense; mentions, 3rd person singular present; mentioned, past participle;
  1. Refer to something briefly and without going into detail
    • - I haven't mentioned it to William yet
    • - I mentioned that my father was meeting me later
  2. Make a reference to (someone) as being noteworthy, esp. as a potential candidate for a post
    • - he is still regularly mentioned as a possible secretary of state
  1. A reference to someone or something
    • - their eyes light up at a mention of Sartre
    • - she made no mention of her disastrous trip to Paris
  2. A formal acknowledgment of something outstanding or noteworthy
    • - he received a special mention and a prize of $100
    • - two other points are worthy of mention

  1. a remark that calls attention to something or someone; "she made frequent mention of her promotion"; "there was no mention of it"; "the speaker made several references to his wife"
  2. make reference to; "His name was mentioned in connection with the invention"
  3. citation: a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage; "the student's essay failed to list several important citations"; "the acknowledgments are usually printed at the front of a book"; "the article includes mention of similar clinical cases"
  4. note: make mention of; "She observed that his presentation took up too much time"; "They noted that it was a fine day to go sailing"
  5. an official recognition of merit; "although he didn't win the prize he did get special mention"
  6. commend; "he was cited for his outstanding achievements"
  7. A speaking or notice of anything, usually in a brief or cursory manner. Used especially in the phrase to make mention of; To speak of something
  8. (Mentions) Number of times your brand is mentioned in any publicly communicated capacity. Mentions consist of press release pickups, news article coverage and financial message board postings. This is used as a barometer of PR share of voice.
  9. (Mentions) A public message or comment directed to another user.  In normal circumstances, mentions should be acknowledged either publicly or privately.
  10. (Mentions) This is how you can tell if somebody has directly tweeted you, therefore writing @(your username) infront of their tweet so that you can pick up their message under your mentions. (Mentions are recorded in a number of Twitter management platforms).
  11. Mentions are references to domain names or URLs that we find in plain text. This is done only for domains other than the one referred to.
  12. Reference to an expression considered merely as a unit of language; see use / mention.
  13. A date when a matter is listed in court but on which the full hearing of the matter will not take place.
  14. This is where the case appears in court for a brief time, usually to deal with a procedural matter and is not the ‘hearing’ of the matter. This includes setting dates and deciding bail.  A witness is not usually required to attend court when the matter is for mention only.
  15. On Twitter, an @mention tags an account in a tweet someone else is publishing. It often appears in place of the actual name. Example: I refer to the @APStylebook as I edit stories.
  16. A mentions refers to a tweet that include a reference to any Twitter user by placing the @symbol in front of their handle or username. (Example: @username.) Twitter tracks mentions of users when the @symbol is included in the message.
  17. Honors (Félicitations, Compliments or Encouragements)
  18. A brief item in the press or broadcast media referring to a person, product, or service.
  19. Contained in the body (not at the beginning) of a tweet, an @mention calls to a specific Twitter user. By typing a Twitter username after the “@” sign in a tweet, you ensure that that user will see that tweet in their timeline. ...