How to use Mention in a sentence as a noun

The general tone and specifically the mention of the founder's wife in this post gives a huge amount of credence to Julie's claims.

Its strange how casually they mention her friends who are in law enforcement who do illegal searches for her.

All those claims are a lot more complicated than that!Not to mention it makes it sound like Ortiz was cooking this all up behind closed doors and everyone else was shocked!

Intel's bulk process had comparable power and better performance, not to mention much lower cost and defect rates.

How to use Mention in a sentence as a verb

Every time I mention "frugal" above, I really meant "cheap", but I was trying to be nice.

Also, I failed to mention that there's a big difference between being cheap because you have to and being cheap because you choose to.

For the author to be completely honest, every "benefit" mentioned in the article should have "for a fee" added to the end of it.

Mention definitions


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"

See also: reference


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"

See also: citation cite acknowledgment credit reference quotation


an official recognition of merit; "although he didn't win the prize he did get special mention"


make reference to; "His name was mentioned in connection with the invention"

See also: advert cite name refer


make mention of; "She observed that his presentation took up too much time"; "They noted that it was a fine day to go sailing"

See also: note observe remark


commend; "he was cited for his outstanding achievements"

See also: cite