verb (used with object)
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Exiting the hotel ballroom, philanthropist Tom Steyer also seemed to give Clinton a pass for not mentioning the pipeline project.Hillary Praises Fracking, Stays Silent on Keystone|David Freedlander|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Space and time is very important for us,” he said, mentioning the bloody Soviet invasion of the 1980s.
“It is the same situation in all post-revolutionary countries,” Avakov said, mentioning the case of Serbia specifically.Ukraine’s Interior Minister, Arsen Avakov, Begs Rebels to Help Defend Ukraine|James Kirchick|March 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If cuckolding is just another kink, like BDSM, why do so many shy away from ever mentioning it?The Cuckolding Fetish: When Your Wife’s Cheating Turns You On|Aurora Snow|February 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By not mentioning Obamacare in a Wall Street Journal op-ed, Paul Ryan angered many on the right.
There were many men there that day who shook their heads and spoke in low voices, mentioning Sledge Hume's name.The Short Cut|Jackson Gregory
Space does not permit my mentioning by name all who have furnished me with material, but I do wish to record my gratitude to them.Frank H. Nelson of Cincinnati|Warren C. Herrick
But the apathy was dispelled now, and she shrank from giving Jethro pain by mentioning the fact.Coniston, Complete|Winston Churchill
Will you please excuse my mentioning a few domestic details connected with the story?The Coming of the Fairies|Arthur Conan Doyle
That I denied; mentioning several instances in which I had conquered the most intractable tempers among the sex.Barry Lyndon|William Makepeace Thackeray
British Dictionary definitions for mentioning
Derived forms of mentionmentionable, adjectivementioner, noun
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Idioms and Phrases with mentioning
see not to mention; you're welcome (don't mention it).