reflective

[ri-flek-tiv]
adjective
2.
of or pertaining to reflection.
3.
cast by reflection.
4.
given to, marked by, or concerned with meditation or deliberation: a reflective person.

Origin:
1620–30; reflect + -ive

reflectively, adverb
reflectiveness, reflectivity [ree-flek-tiv-i-tee] , noun
antireflective, adjective
antireflectively, adverb
antireflectiveness, noun
nonreflective, adjective
nonreflectively, adverb
nonreflectiveness, noun
overreflective, adjective
overreflectively, adverb
overreflectiveness, noun
self-reflective, adjective


4. contemplative, thoughtful. See pensive.
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reflective (rɪˈflɛktɪv)
 
adj
1.  characterized by quiet thought or contemplation
2.  capable of reflecting: a reflective surface
3.  produced by reflection
 
re'flectively
 
adv

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reflective re·flec·tive (rĭ-flěk'tĭv)
adj.

  1. Of, relating to, produced by, or resulting from reflection.

  2. Capable of or producing reflection.

  3. Characterized by or given to meditation or contemplation; thoughtful.

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