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re·flec·tive

reflective

 
 
pronunciation:
rih flek tihv
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: capable of reflecting light.
The windshield cover is made of a highly reflective material.
definition 2: created by or resulting from reflection.
a reflective image
definition 3: characterized by or tending to meditation, esp. in contrast to abrupt action; thoughtful.
He was in a reflective mood and was happy to be alone.She has a reflective nature and takes her time making important decisions.
synonyms:
contemplative, thoughtful
similar words:
absorbed, abstracted, deliberative, intent, meditative, musing, pensive
derivations: reflectively (adv.), reflectiveness (n.), reflectivity (n.)