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Reflection (IPA: /ɹɪˈfɫɛkʃən/)


Reflection (n.)

The act of reflecting, or turning or sending back, or the state of being reflected.

Reflection (n.)

The return of rays, beams, sound, or the like, from a surface. See Angle of reflection, below.

Reflection (n.)

The reverting of the mind to that which has already occupied it; continued consideration; meditation; contemplation; hence, also, that operation or power of the mind by which it is conscious of its own acts or states; the capacity for judging rationally, especially in view of a moral rule or standard.

Reflection (n.)

Shining; brightness, as of the sun.

Reflection (n.)

That which is produced by reflection.

Reflection (n.)

An image given back from a reflecting surface; a reflected counterpart.

Reflection (n.)

A part reflected, or turned back, at an angle; as, the reflection of a membrane.

Reflection (n.)

Result of meditation; thought or opinion after attentive consideration or contemplation; especially, thoughts suggested by truth.

Reflection (n.)

Censure; reproach cast.

Reflection (n.)

The transference of an excitement from one nerve fiber to another by means of the nerve cells, as in reflex action. See Reflex action, under Reflex.

Reflection

Change in direction of a wavefront at an interface between two different media so that the wavefront returns into the medium from which it originated

Reflection

Mapping from a Euclidean space to itself that is an isometry with a hyperplane as a set of fixed points

Reflection

Ability of a process to examine and modify itself

Reflection

German metal band

Reflection

Simulation of reflective surfaces

Reflection Synonyms

Thoughtfulness, Rumination, Musing, Contemplation, Reflexion

Reflection Synonyms

Manifestation, Expression, Reflexion

Reflection Synonyms

Mirror Image, Reflexion

Reflection Synonyms

Observation, Reflexion

Reflection Synonyms

Reflexion

Reflection Synonyms

Reflexion

Reflection Synonyms

Reflectivity, Reflexion

Reflection Rhymes


Flexion, Section

Advection, Affection, Collection, Complexion, Confection, Connection, Convection, Correction, Defection, Detection, Direction, Dissection, Ejection, Election, Erection, Infection, Inflection, Injection, Inspection, Objection, Perfection, Projection, Protection, Reflection, Rejection, Selection

Circumspection, Disaffection, Disconnection, Disinfection, Imperfection, Insurrection, Interjection, Intersection, Introspection, Predilection, Preelection, Recollection, Redirection, Reelection, Reinspection, Resurrection
Interconnection, Overprotection

Spanish Translation

Reflection in Spanish is Reflexión

Tagalog Translation

Reflection in Tagalog is Anino

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A soul without reflection, like a pile Without inhabitant, to ruin runs." - Reflection

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A woman's exterior beauty is a reflection of her internal peace and happiness." - Gloria Estefan

Example Sentence (Quote)

" All the confusion of my life... has been a reflection of myself! Myself as I am, not as I'd like to be." - 8½

Example Sentence (Quote)

" But with the morning cool reflection came." - Morning

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Detached reflection cannot be demanded in the presence of an uplifted knife." - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.


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