Definitions for reflectiverɪˈflɛk tɪv

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. brooding, broody, contemplative, meditative, musing, pensive, pondering, reflective, ruminative(adj)

    deeply or seriously thoughtful

    "Byron lives on not only in his poetry, but also in his creation of the 'Byronic hero' - the persona of a brooding melancholy young man";

  2. reflective(adj)

    capable of physically reflecting light or sound

    "a reflective surface"

  3. reflective(adj)

    devoted to matters of the mind

    "the reflective type"

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  1. reflective(Adjective)

    Something which reflects, or redirects back to the source.

  2. reflective(Adjective)

    Thinking back on the past.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Reflective(adj)

    throwing back images; as, a reflective mirror

  2. Reflective(adj)

    capable of exercising thought or judgment; as, reflective reason

  3. Reflective(adj)

    addicted to introspective or meditative habits; as, a reflective person

  4. Reflective(adj)

    reflexive; reciprocal

  5. Origin: [Cf. F. rflectif. Cf. Reflexive.]


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