- transitive To bend back (light etc) from a surface.
#* A mirror reflects the light that shines on it.
- transitive To mirror, or show the image of something.
#* The shop window reflected his image as he walked past.
- transitive To bring as a consequence.
#* The team's victory reflects the Captain's abilities.
- intransitive To be bent back.
#* The laser light was reflected from the spaceman's visor.
- intransitive To give evidence of someone's or something's character etc.
#* The teacher's ability reflects well on the school.
- intransitive To think seriously; to ponder or consider.
#* People do that sort of thing every day, without ever stopping to reflect on the consequences.
1985 â w:Justin Richards|Justin Richards, Option Lock, p 229
:Not for the first time, he reflected that it was not so much the speeches that strained the nerves as the palaver that went with them.
trans-top|To bend back (light etc) from a surface
trans-top|To mirror, or show the image of something
Arabic: ARchar|Ø¹ÙØ³ IPAchar|(ÊÃ¡kasa)
Chinese: åæ (fÇnyÃ¬ng)
French: rÃ©flÃ©chir, reflÃ©ter
Japanese: ç§»ã (ãã¤ã, utsusu)
Korean: ë°ì¬íë¤ (bansahada)
Russian: Ð¾ÑÑÐ°Ð¶Ð°ÑÑ (otraÅ¾Ã¡tâ)
trans-top|To bring as a consequence
trans-top|To be bent back
Telugu: à°ªà°°à°¾à°µà°°à±à°¤à°¨à° à°à±à°à°¦à± (paraavartanaM cheMdu)
trans-top|To give evidence of someone's or something's character etc.
trans-top|To think seriously; to ponder or consider.
Translations to be checked
ttbc|Telugu: à°ªà±à°°à°¤à°¿à°«à°²à°¿à°à°à± (pratiphaliMchu), à°ªà±à°°à°¤à°¿à°¬à°¿à°à°¬à°¿à°à°à± (pratibimbimchu)
ttbc|Vietnamese: suy nghÄ©, suy ngáº«m
ttbc|Spanish: reflejar (transitive), reflexionar (intransitive)