Meaning of “mention” - Learner’s Dictionary

mention

verb [ T ] us uk /ˈmenʃən/
Extra Examples
He didn't mention her by name.You forgot to mention that it was your birthday.Make sure that nobody mentions his divorce.Was my name mentioned in the article?I'd never heard of the people she mentioned.

B1 to briefly speak or write about something or someone:

I'll mention your ideas to Caroline.
She didn't mention her daughter.
[ + (that) ] He mentioned that he liked skydiving.
not to mention

B2 used to emphasize the importance of something that you are adding to a list:

The resort has great hotels and restaurants, not to mention some of the best skiing in the region.

(Definition of “mention verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)