undermentioned

mention

[men-shuhn]
verb (used with object)
1.
to refer briefly to; name, specify, or speak of: Don't forget to mention her contribution to the project.
2.
to cite formally for a meritorious act or achievement: He was mentioned in dispatches from the war zone.
noun
3.
a direct or incidental reference; a mentioning: to make mention of a place.
4.
formal recognition for a meritorious act or achievement: Her entry in the science competition received a special mention.
Idioms
5.
not to mention, in addition to; without mentioning: We were served a sumptuous entree, not to mention the other courses.

Origin:
1250–1300; < Latin mentiōn- (stem of mentiō) a calling to mind, a touching upon (see mental1, -ion); replacing Middle English mencioun < Anglo-French < Latin, as above

mentionable, adjective
mentioner, noun
intermention, verb
premention, noun, verb (used with object)
remention, verb (used with object)
undermentioned, adjective
unmentioned, adjective


1. indicate, allude to. 3. allusion, notice.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To undermentioned
Collins
World English Dictionary
mention (ˈmɛnʃən)
 
vb
1.  to refer to or speak about briefly or incidentally
2.  to acknowledge or honour
3.  not to mention something to say nothing of something too obvious to mention
 
n
4.  a recognition or acknowledgment
5.  a slight reference or allusion: he only got a mention in the article; the author makes no mention of that
6.  the act of mentioning
7.  philosophy, logic, linguistics Compare use See also formal mode the occurrence (of an expression) in such a context that it is itself referred to rather than performing its own linguistic function. In "Fido" names Fido, the word Fido is first mentioned and then used to refer to the dog
8.  chiefly (Austral), (NZ) a preliminary hearing in a court of law
 
[C14: via Old French from Latin mentiō a calling to mind, naming, from mēns mind]
 
'mentionable
 
adj
 
'mentioner
 
n

undermentioned (ˈʌndəˌmɛnʃənd)
 
adj
mentioned below or subsequently

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Etymonline
Word Origin & History

mention
c.1300, from O.Fr. mencion "call to mind," from L. mentionem (nom. mentio) "a calling to mind, a speaking of, mention," from root of Old L. minisci "to think," related to mens (gen. mentis) "mind," from PIE base *men- "think" (see mental). The verb is first attested 1520s.
Related: Mentioned; mentioning. Don't mention it as a conventional reply to expressions of gratitude or apology is attested from 1840.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source
Related Searches
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature