make no mention of

Definition of make no mention of

:to say nothing about (something or someone)
  • Most history books make no mention of the event.

Word by Word Definitions

make play
  1. : behave, act

  2. : to begin or seem to begin (an action)

  3. : to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone

  1. : the manner or style in which a thing is constructed

  2. : brand

  3. : the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person

mention play
  1. : the act or an instance of citing or calling attention to someone or something especially in a casual or incidental manner

  2. : formal citation (see citation 3) for outstanding achievement

  1. : to make mention of : refer to


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