Definitions of mention:
- noun: an official recognition of merit
Example: "Although he didn't win the prize he did get special mention"
- noun: a remark that calls attention to something or someone
Example: "She made frequent mention of her promotion"
- noun: a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage
Example: "The article includes mention of similar clinical cases"
- verb: commend
- verb: make reference to
Example: "His name was mentioned in connection with the invention"
- verb: make mention of
- name: A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #33248)
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