What does reflecting mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reflecting(adj)

    causing reflection or having a device that reflects

    "a reflecting microscope"

Wiktionary

  1. reflecting(Noun)

    Action of the verb to reflect.

  2. reflecting(Adjective)

    That reflects.

    a reflecting pool

  3. reflecting(Adjective)

    That utilizes reflection.

    a reflecting telescope

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reflecting

    of Reflect

  2. Reflecting(adj)

    throwing back light, heat, etc., as a mirror or other surface

  3. Reflecting(adj)

    given to reflection or serious consideration; reflective; contemplative; as, a reflecting mind

Editors Contribution

  1. reflecting

    Verb form of the word reflect.

    The light is reflecting off the silver paint in our living room and forms beautiful colors of light throughout the room.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 15, 2020  

How to pronounce reflecting?

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    Karen
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How to say reflecting in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reflecting in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reflecting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of reflecting in a Sentence

  1. Charu Khurana:

    Indian cinema is reflecting day to day life for women.

  2. Doug Kass:

    Reflecting operating losses and a toxic asset book of European loans and sovereign debt, Deutsche Bank trades at only one-third of overstated shareholders equity compared with Citigroup at 90 percent of shareholders equity and JPMorgan at 1.8 times capital.

  3. Brent Bozell:

    That thinking is utterly contrary to what grassroots Republicans believe. He is reflecting the viewpoint of the chamber of commerce and the businesses.

  4. President Barack Obama:

    That's one of the things we have in common. As I get older, I start reflecting on how that's affected me, how do you think that affected you ?

  5. Gary Schuler:

    A classic emerald cut like this one allows for a wide expanse of pure material to be viewed without the distraction of a more complex facet arrangement, it's almost like looking at the glimmer of a reflecting pool.

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