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mention

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of mention

  1. a formal recognition of an achievement or praiseworthy deed <received a special mention for her submission to the exhibition of local artists> Synonyms acknowledgment (or acknowledgement), citation, commendationRelated Words decoration, medal, ribbon; accolade, award, honor, kudo, prize, tribute; dedication




mention

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of mention

  1. 1 to make reference to or speak about briefly but specifically <you only mentioned in passing some of your accomplishments> Synonyms advert (to), cite, drop, instance, name, note, notice, quote, refer (to), specify, touch (on or upon) Related Words allude (to), hint (at), imply, indicate, infer, intend, intimate, suggest; point (out), signal, signify; denominate, designate; indicate; bring up, broach, interject, interpolate, interpose, introduce; infiltrate, insinuate, worm; advertise, announce, broadcast, declare, proclaim, pronounce, publicize, publish, sound; clarify, clear (up), elucidate, explain, explicate, spell out Near Antonyms disregard, forget, ignore, neglect, overlook, overpass, pass over, slight

  2. 2 to give as an example <mentioned several legal precedents in support of her argument> Synonyms adduce, cite, instance, quoteRelated Words exemplify, represent; advert (to), illustrate, instance, name, refer (to), specify, touch (on or upon); bear out, corroborate, document, substantiate, validate; reference, source




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