1. the phenomenon of a propagating wave (light or sound) being thrown back from a surface

Similar word(s): reflection

Definition categories: phenomenon

2. expression without words

- the pulse is a reflection of the heart's condition

Similar word(s): expression, manifestation, reflection

Definition categories: communication, demo, demonstration

3. a remark expressing careful consideration

Similar word(s): observation, reflection

Definition categories: communication, comment, input, remark

4. a calm, lengthy, intent consideration

Similar word(s): contemplation, musing, reflection, rumination, thoughtfulness

Definition categories: thought, consideration

5. the ability to reflect beams or rays

Similar word(s): reflection, reflectivity

Definition categories: attribute

6. a likeness in which left and right are reversed

Similar word(s): reflection

Definition categories: attribute, alikeness, likeness, similitude

7. the image of something as reflected by a mirror (or other reflective material)

- he studied his reflection in the mirror

Similar word(s): reflection

Definition categories: man–made, icon, ikon, image, picture