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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. (mention) make reference to; "His name was mentioned in connection with the invention"
  2. (mention) 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"
  3. 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"
  4. (mention) an official recognition of merit; "although he didn't win the prize he did get special mention"
  5. (mention) commend; "he was cited for his outstanding achievements"
  6. (mention) 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
  7. (Mention) Mentioning another user in your Tweet by including the @ sign followed directly by their username is called a “mention”. Also refers to Tweets in which your username was included..
  8. (mention) 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. ...
  9. (Mention) 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.
  10. (MENTION) A brief item in the press or broadcast media referring to a person, product, or service.
  11. (Mention) Honors (Félicitations, Compliments or Encouragements)
  12. (mention) 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.
  13. (mention) Reference to an expression considered merely as a unit of language; see use / mention.