What is Reflect ?

Reflect is (verb) 1. to send back light, heat or an image of something The light reflected on the top of the car. White surfaces reflect light better than dark ones. a picture of snow-capped mountains reflected in a clear blue lake 2. to show something Her expression reflected her feeling of happiness. 3. to reflect on something to think carefully about something He reflected that this was the sixth time he had been arrested for speeding. When you reflect on the events of the past few days, you realise the truth of the saying that ‘pride goes before a fall’. to reflect badly on someone to show someone in a bad way The news reflects badly on the way the manager runs his department.


source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level