Bedeutung von "reflect" - als Fremdsprache


verb uk us /rɪˈflekt/
SHOW [ T ]

B2 to show or be a sign of something:

The statistics reflect a change in people's spending habits.

If a surface reflects heat, light, sound, etc, it sends the light, etc back and does not absorb it.

IMAGE [ I, T ]

B2 If a surface such as a mirror or water reflects something, you can see the image of that thing in the mirror, water, etc.:

He saw himself reflected in the shop window.
THINK [ I ] formal

B2 to think in a serious and careful way:

In prison, he had plenty of time to reflect on the crimes he had committed.

(Definition von "reflect" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)