Translation of "mention" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈmen·ʃən/ us /ˈmen·ʃən/

B1 to speak or write a few words about something or someone

mencionar, aludir a
She didn’t mention her daughter.
He mentioned that he liked skiing.
not to mention

used to emphasize the importance of something that you are adding to a list

por no hablar de
The resort has great hotels, not to mention some of the best skiing in the region.
noun uk /ˈmen·ʃən/ us /ˈmen·ʃən/

a brief remark

The story didn’t even get a mention in the newspaper.

(Translation of “mention” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈmenʃən/

to speak of or refer to

mencionar, decir, hablar de
He mentioned the plan.

to remark or say usually briefly or indirectly

She mentioned (that) she might be leaving.
not to mention

used to emphasize something important or to excuse oneself for mentioning something relatively unimportant

por no hablar de, sin contar
He is rich and clever, not to mention handsome.

(Translation of “mention” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)