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Synonyms of reflection in English:


  • 1 the reflection of light
    sending back, throwing back, casting back
  • 2 her reflection in the pond
    image, mirror image, likeness
  • 3 your hands and nails are a reflection of your well-being
    indication, display, demonstration, manifestation;
    expression, evidence
  • 4 a sad reflection on society
    slur, aspersion, imputation, reproach, shame, criticism
  • 5 after some reflection, he turned it down
    thought, thinking, consideration, contemplation, deliberation, pondering, meditation, musing, rumination
  • 6 write down your reflections
    opinion, thought, view, belief, feeling, idea, impression, conclusion, assessment;
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