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Engelsk navneord: mention

1. mention (om kommunikation) a remark that calls attention to something or someone


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe made frequent mention of her promotion.
There was no mention of it.
The speaker made several references to his wife.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)reference


Mindre specifikke termercomment, input, remark


Mere specifikke termerallusion, name-dropping, retrospection

2. mention (om kommunikation) a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe student's essay failed to list several important citations.
The acknowledgments are usually printed at the front of a book.
The article includes mention of similar clinical cases.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)acknowledgment, citation, cite, credit, quotation, reference


Mindre specifikke termerannotation, notation, note


Mere specifikke termercross-index, cross-reference, photo credit

3. mention (om kommunikation) an official recognition of merit


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAlthough he didn't win the prize he did get special mention.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)honorable mention


Mindre specifikke termeraccolade, award, honor, honour, laurels


Engelsk udsagnsord: mention

1. mention (om kommunikation) make reference to


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis name was mentioned in connection with the invention.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)advert, bring up, cite, name, refer


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerhave in mind, mean, think of


Mere specifikke termerappeal, bring up, cite, commend, cross-refer, drag up, dredge up, invoke, namedrop, quote, raise, remember, remember, speak of the devil, touch on

2. mention (om kommunikation) make mention of


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe observed that his presentation took up too much time.
They noted that it was a fine day to go sailing.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)note, observe, remark


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE


Mindre specifikke termersay, state, tell


Mere specifikke termercomment, notice, point out, remark

3. mention (om kommunikation) commend


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was cited for his outstanding achievements.


Eksempler på anvendelseSam and Sue mention the movie


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cite


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termeracknowledge, notice









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