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English definition of “mirror”


noun [C]  /ˈmɪr·ər/ us  

mirror noun [C] (GLASS)

a piece of glass with a back that reflects light, producing an image of whatever is in front of it: a rear-view mirror a hand mirror

mirror noun [C] (REPRESENTATION)

a copy of something; something that is similar to something else: The law is a mirror of the nation’s character.


verb [T]  /ˈmɪr·ər/ us  

mirror verb [T] (REPRESENT)

to be a copy of something; be similar to something
(Definition of mirror from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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