n mention f
→ The first mention of the discovery appeared in an article last year.
to make no mention of sth ne faire aucune mention de qch
→ The statement made no mention of government casualties.
(=allude to) mentionner
→ Penny decided not to mention her cold.
Several times he mentioned how much it cost. À plusieurs reprises, il a mentionné combien cela coûtait.
→ She shouldn't have mentioned how heavy the dress was.
to mention (that) mentionner que
She mentioned that it was her husband's birthday. Elle mentionna que c'était l'anniversaire de son mari.
I need hardly mention that ... Je n'ai nul besoin de mentionner que ..., Est-il besoin de rappeler que ... ?
not to mention
(=as well as) (+ noun)
sans parler de
pour ne pas dire
→ The audience, not to mention the bewildered cast, were not amused.
→ It was both deliberate and malicious, not to mention clever.
to be mentioned être mentionné (e)
→ I was horrified to be mentioned in an article of this kind.
Your name was mentioned. Votre nom a été mentionné.
→ We were discussing possible candidates, and your name was mentioned.
(response to thanks)
don't mention it! je vous en prie!, il n'y a pas de quoi!
thank you! - don't mention it! merci! - il n'y a pas de quoi!
to be mentioned in sb's will
(=be left something) être mentionné (e) dans le testament de qn, figurer dans le testament de qn → As for your father, he won't be mentioned in my will.
honourable mention , (British) honorable mention (US)
n mention f honorable, accessit m
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