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mention

(Reference), noun allegation, allusion, commemoratio, comment, communication, expression, hint, implication, indication, indirect hint, inference, insinuation, intimation, mentio, note, passsng word, recital, recitation, referent, relation, remark, statement, suggestion

mention

(Tribute), noun acclaim, acclamation, applause, appreciation, approbation, approval, celebration, citation, commendation, compliment, credit, decoration, esteem, eulogistic speech, eulogy, expression of merit, flattery, glorification, high opinnon, homage, honor, laud, laudation, mark of honor, official recognition, panegyric, plaudit, praise, public recognition, regard, respect

mention

verb acquaint, adduce, advert to, affirm, allude to, announce, annunciate, apprise, assert, bring word, broach, cite, comment upon, communicate, confide to, conney information, convey knowledge, declare incidentally, direct the attention to, disclose, discuss, divulge, enlighten, enumerate, express, give a hint, give notice, give utterance, hint at, impart, indicate, inform, insinuate, intimate, let know, make allusion to, make known, name, note, notify, observe, point out, point to, recite, recount, refer to, remark on, report, reveal, speak of, specify, state, stipulate, suggest, talk about, tell, touch upon, utter, voice
See also: adduce, advise, allude, attribution, citation, cite, clue, comment, communicate, convey, designate, disclose, disclosure, enumerate, expression, impart, indication, inform, innuendo, intimation, itemize, notice, notification, notify, observation, observe, refer, reference, referral, relate, remark, report, reveal, signify, specify, state, tell, tip
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Why, otherwise, had she looked up so eagerly the moment her daughter mentioned the postmark.
Accidents, miseries, and offences, were never to be mentioned before her.
"But then at other times I have not resolution enough for it.-- I cannot bear the thoughts of making him so miserable, as I know the very mention of such a thing would do.
I knew that--and yet even the mention of his age, when I contrasted it with hers, added to my blind hatred and distrust of him.
"Even a cough that he is troubled with is mentioned, if I remember right?"
Americans' mentions of immigration as the most important problem facing the nation have almost doubled this month, rising to 15% of all mentions from 8% last month.
Synopsis: Americans' mentions of immigration as the nation's top problem jumped to 15% in February, still trailing government but one of the highest percentages in 18 years.
So far in 2016, organic Twitter mentions of "Pokemon" are up 67 percent compared to last year, and mentions on message boards are up 58 percent year-over-year.
The organisation, which this year marks the 70th year since the introduction of the first combined radio and TV Licence, has examined Twitter mentions of "worth the licence fee" over the past year to draw up a list of the most popular programmes across the country.
O'Malley mentions his zero-tolerance policy from his time as mayor of Baltimore.
The app called Mentions' is aimed at helping the Facebook-recognised or verified celebrities manage their public figure pages on the social network.
He mentions the ambulance arrival times need to get better - where on earth has he been for the past 18 months?