Synonyms of mention in English:

mention


See definition of mention

verb

1‘don't mention the war’

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allude to, refer to, touch on, touch upon, speak briefly of, hint at

bring up, raise, broach, introduce, moot

2‘Nigel mentioned that his father had been a teacher’

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state, say, let anyone know, let someone know, declare, disclose, divulge, let out, reveal, intimate, indicate

put forward, advance, present, propound

tell, speak about, speak of, utter, communicate, breathe a word of

informal let on about

3‘I'll gladly mention your work to my friends’

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recommend, commend, endorse, advertise, put in a good word for, speak well of

informal puff, hype, hype up, plug


noun

1‘he made no mention of your request’

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reference to, allusion to, comment on, remark about

statement, announcement, indication

2‘a mention in dispatches’

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tribute, citation, acknowledgement, recognition, honourable mention, hat tip

3‘my book got a mention on the show’

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recommendation, commendation, endorsement, a good word


Phrases

    don't mention it

      SYNONYMS

      don't apologize, it doesn't matter, it makes no difference, it makes no odds, it is unimportant, that's all right, never mind, don't worry

    not to mention

      ‘lives may be lost, not to mention the ship’

      SYNONYMS

      in addition to, as well as

      not counting, not including, to say nothing of, aside from, besides