To call or direct attention to something
To refer to by name
make mention of
He didn't even mention her family.
If you mention his name to Alex, you'll find out why she feels that way.
There was no point alarming Connie about her situation, so she didn't mention the conversation with Giddon that had inspired the letter.
You're a mighty good cook - not to mention a good driver.
You are the first and only one to whom I mention this, because I like you.