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Definition of reflect:

  1. To be sent back; to rebound as from a surface; to revert; to return.
  2. To bend back; to give a backwad turn to; to throw back; especially, to cause to return after striking upon any surface; as, a mirror reflects rays of light; polished metals reflect heat.
  3. To cast reproach; to cause censure or dishonor.
  4. To give back an image or likeness of; to mirror.
  5. To throw back light, heat, or the like; to return rays or beams.
  6. To throw or turn back the thoughts upon anything; to contemplate. Specifically: To attend earnestly to what passes within the mind; to attend to the facts or phenomena of consciousness; to use attention or earnest thought; to meditate; especially, to think in relation to moral truth or rules.

Synonyms:

spring, ratiocinate, depreciate, exemplify, confer, assess, hypothecate, give back, take a long hard look at someone/something, bound, hypothesize, pin down, glisten, set out, editorialize, glow, disgrace, think over, mull, allow, ruminate, resile, ricochet, smoothen, consult, paint, flood, dishonor, exhibit, speculate, chew over, delineate, flash, bounce, take something into consideration, excogitate, bathe, conjecture, strike, follow, theorise, gleam, job, recoil, revolve, set forth, polish, focus, turn over, muse, glare, ponder, sound, contemplate, define, glint, indicate, chew on, note, hypothesise, reproduce, glitter, match, reecho, shine, play, fade, display, filter, fall, bend, profile, comment, rebound, radiate, formulate, ring, weigh in, same, contrive, catch, return, take after, mull over, resound, entertain, beam, meditate, image, reveal, waver, describe, excogotate, smooth, illustrate, think out, reply, devise, reverberate, forge, show, think through, take a hop.

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