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Overview of verb reflect

The verb reflect has 7 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (41) reflect

(manifest or bring back; "This action reflects his true beliefs")

2. (18) chew over, think over, meditate, ponder, excogitate, contemplate, muse, reflect, mull, mull over, ruminate, speculate

(reflect deeply on a subject; "I mulled over the events of the afternoon"; "philosophers have speculated on the question of God for thousands of years"; "The scientist must stop to observe and start to excogitate")

3. (17) reflect, reverberate

(to throw or bend back (from a surface); "Sound is reflected well in this auditorium")

4. (5) reflect, shine

(be bright by reflecting or casting light; "Drive carefully

5. reflect

(show an image of; "her sunglasses reflected his image")

6. reflect

(give evidence of a certain behavior; "His lack of interest in the project reflects badly on him")

7. reflect

(give evidence of the quality of; "The mess in his dorm room reflects on the student") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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