Definitions For Mention


  • An official recognition of merit
  • A short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage
  • A remark that calls attention to something or someone
  • A short statement about something or someone : an act of mentioning something or someone


  • Make mention of
  • Commend
  • Make reference to
  • To talk about, write about, or refer to (something or someone) especially in a brief way
  • To refer to or suggest (someone) ashaving a possible role or status

Is Mention a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Mention is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Mention in a Sentence

  • In her speech, she carefully avoided any mention of her costar.
  • There was barely a mention of the plan's possible dangers.
  • The mere mention of blood makes me ill.
  • She's never mentioned anything to me about her husband.
  • I get nervous every time his name is mentioned.
  • They mentioned him by name.

Synonyms for Mention

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