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re·flec·tive

 (rĭ-flĕk′tĭv)
adj.
1.
a. Of, relating to, produced by, or resulting from reflection.
b. Capable of or producing reflection: a reflective surface.
2. Characterized by or given to serious thinking or contemplation; thoughtful. See Synonyms at pensive.

re·flec′tive·ly adv.
re·flec′tive·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.reflectively - in a reflective manner; "he watched her reflectively"
Translations
بصورةٍ عاكِسَه، تَفْكيريَّه
přemýšlivě
eftertænksomt
visszatükrözõen
íhugandi
derin derin düşünerek

reflectively

[rɪˈflektɪvlɪ] ADVpensativamente
he said reflectivelydijo pensativo
she looked at me reflectivelyme miró pensativa

reflectively

[rɪˈflɛktɪvli] adv [gaze] → d'un air méditatif, pensivement; [say] → pensivement

reflectively

adv say, speaküberlegt; he scratched his chin reflectivelyer kratzte sich nachdenklich am Kinn

reflect

(rəˈflekt) verb
1. to send back (light, heat etc). The white sand reflected the sun's heat.
2. (of a mirror etc) to give an image of. She was reflected in the mirror/water.
3. to think carefully. Give him a minute to reflect (on what he should do).
reˈflecting adjective
able to reflect (light etc). a reflecting surface.
reflection, reflexion (rəˈflekʃən) noun
She looked at her reflection in the water; After reflection I felt I had made the wrong decision; The book is called `Reflections of a Politician'.
reˈflective (-tiv) adjective
1. thoughtful. a reflective mood.
2. reflecting. Reflective number-plates.
reˈflectively adverb
reˈflector noun
something, especially of glass or metal, that reflects light, heat etc.
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I do not see how it can," the Judge answered, reflectively.
He glanced at me once or twice reflectively, but for the most part seemed occupied with his own thoughts; and certainly without Stroeve's babble the conversation would have been difficult.
I do not know; but you have little cause to, worry, for the Winged Monkeys are now the slaves of Glinda the Good, who owns the Golden Cap that commands their services," said the Scarecrow, reflectively.
Oh, I see," remarked the donkey, waving its left ear reflectively.
Raising his eyes for a moment from the face of his watch, he rested them upon the opposite bank, reflectively and not without a certain wistfulness, as if the sternness of their gaze were still capable of mitigation.
Perhaps under those conditions it might be," she said reflectively.
I wonder," staring at her reflectively, "what Dickon would think of thee?
I've got a shortcake piano, but none of my family can play on it," he said, reflectively.
You're a new one to me," Dorothy said reflectively, addressing the Patchwork Girl.
Timberlake unveiled the album with a short video on social media that, true to the album's title, shows him walking reflectively in scenes of nature from a snowy forest to a sunny corn field.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr Sulaiti said: "The Cultural Village is usually receiving VIP delegates continuously, which ideally approves its position as a cultural hub that reflects Qatar's radiance and reflectively transfers its cultural-identity message to the world, stemming from its keenness to build communication bridges between people from all walks of life.
This binder effectively and economically enhances road safety because it can be used to create road marking systems with specific features, such as reflectively, anti-skid, high visibility and longevity, it added.