"The incident does not reflect the values of this caring and compassionate community," Brewer said.
There was also great concern from some, that we would be forced to toe a line that did not reflect the will of our supporters.
“He wanted to reflect on the upcoming votes,” a staffer explains.
Other students said he had encouraged them to reflect on what might have caused such “bad karma” to infiltrate the retreat.
More than anything, they reflect our uneasiness with the modern world, its complexity, and often its capriciousness.
She appeared to reflect, for an instant, on the advisability of saying more.
But least of all can I bear that you should reflect upon my mother.
Those names remain to be noticed which reflect the size of the holding.
It was awful to reflect how many sermons must have been written there.
If he thought of the man at all, it was to reflect that he was probably dead.
late 14c., "turn or bend back;" early 15c., "to divert, to turn aside, deflect," from Old French reflecter (14c.), from Latin reflectere "bend back, turn back" (see reflection). Of mirrors or polished surfaces, to shine back light rays or images, early 15c.; meaning "to turn one's thoughts back on" is c.1600. Related: Reflected; reflecting.
reflect re·flect (rĭ-flěkt')
v. re·flect·ed, re·flect·ing, re·flects
To bend back.
To throw or bend back light, heat, or sound from a surface.
To think seriously.
To send back a motor impulse in response to a sensory stimulus.