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British English: /rɪˈflɛkt/
American English: /rəˈflɛkt/

Translation of reflect in German:

transitive verb

  • 1
    (throw back)
    bask in somebody's reflected glory
    sich in jemandes Ruhm sonnen
  • 2 (reproduce)
    (Ansichten, Gefühle, Werte)
    be reflected
    sich spiegeln

intransitive verb

Phrasal verbs

reflect [up]on

transitive verb 1 (consider, contemplate)
nachdenken über
+ Akk.
2reflect credit/discredit [up]on somebody/something
ein gutes/schlechtes Licht auf jemanden/etwas werfen
(bring discredit on)
reflect [up]on somebody's sincerity
an jemandes Aufrichtigkeit Dat. zweifeln lassen
reflect badly [up]on somebody/something
auf jemanden/etwas ein schlechtes Licht werfen
4 (bring credit on) See examples:reflect well [up]on somebody/something
jemanden/etwas in einem guten Licht erscheinen lassen
(cast doubt or reproach on)
in Zweifel ziehen

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