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re·flex·ion

 (rĭ-flĕk′shən)
n. Chiefly British
Variant of reflection.

reflexion

(rɪˈflɛkʃən)
n
a less common spelling of reflection
reˈflexional adj

re•flex•ion

(rɪˈflɛk ʃən)

n.
Chiefly Brit. reflection.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.reflexion - the phenomenon of a propagating wave (light or sound) being thrown back from a surface
physical phenomenon - a natural phenomenon involving the physical properties of matter and energy
flare - am unwanted reflection in an optical system (or the fogging of an image that is caused by such a reflection)
interreflection - reciprocal reflection between two reflecting surfaces; "there was interreflection between the two surfaces of the lens"
virtual image - a reflected optical image (as seen in a plane mirror)
zodiacal light - a luminous tract in the sky; a reflection of sunlight from cosmic dust in the plane of the ecliptic; visible just before sunrise and just after sunset
2.reflexion - expression without wordsreflexion - expression without words; "tears are an expression of grief"; "the pulse is a reflection of the heart's condition"
lamentation, mourning - the passionate and demonstrative activity of expressing grief
demo, demonstration - a visual presentation showing how something works; "the lecture was accompanied by dramatic demonstrations"; "the lecturer shot off a pistol as a demonstration of the startle response"
act - a manifestation of insincerity; "he put on quite an act for her benefit"
ebullition, effusion, outburst, blowup, gush - an unrestrained expression of emotion
3.reflexion - a remark expressing careful consideration
comment, remark, input - a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief or adds information; "from time to time she contributed a personal comment on his account"
4.reflexion - a calm, lengthy, intent considerationreflexion - a calm, lengthy, intent consideration
cogitation, study - attentive consideration and meditation; "after much cogitation he rejected the offer"
consideration - the process of giving careful thought to something
meditation, speculation - continuous and profound contemplation or musing on a subject or series of subjects of a deep or abstruse nature; "the habit of meditation is the basis for all real knowledge"
meditation - (religion) contemplation of spiritual matters (usually on religious or philosophical subjects)
introspection, self-contemplation, self-examination - the contemplation of your own thoughts and desires and conduct
retrospect - contemplation of things past; "in retrospect"
5.reflexion - the ability to reflect beams or rays
physical property - any property used to characterize matter and energy and their interactions
echo, reverberation, sound reflection, replication - the repetition of a sound resulting from reflection of the sound waves; "she could hear echoes of her own footsteps"
echo - a reflected television or radio or radar beam
6.reflexion - a likeness in which left and right are reversedreflexion - a likeness in which left and right are reversed
alikeness, likeness, similitude - similarity in appearance or character or nature between persons or things; "man created God in his own likeness"
7.reflexion - the image of something as reflected by a mirror (or other reflective material); "he studied his reflection in the mirror"
ikon, picture, icon, image - a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface; "they showed us the pictures of their wedding"; "a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them"
Translations
إنْعِكاس صورَه
íhugun, vangaveltur; spegilmynd

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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