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reflection

noun     /rɪˈflekʃən/
IMAGE [C]
B2 the image of something in a mirror, on a shiny surface, etc отражение I saw my reflection in the window.The state of matter
THOUGHT [C, U] formal
when you think in a serious and careful way размышление He paused for reflection before answering my question. On reflection (= after thinking again), I think I was wrong.Thinking and contemplating
a reflection of sth
something that is a sign or result of a particular situation отражение чего-либо His poor job performance is a reflection of his lack of training.Showing and demonstrating
a reflection on sb/sth
something that makes people have a particular opinion about someone or something, especially a bad opinion тень, пятно на ком-либо/чем-либо Low test scores are a sad reflection on our school system.Affecting and influencing
Translations of “reflection”
in Korean 상, 모습…
in Arabic اِنْعِكاس…
in Portuguese reflexo…
in Catalan reflex…
in Japanese (鏡などに映った)姿, 映像…
in Italian immagine riflessa…
in Turkish yansıma, görünüm, akis…
in Polish odbicie, namysł…
(Definition of reflection from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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