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Synonyms for reflect

Synonyms for (verb) reflect

Synonyms: chew over, reflect, ponder, think over, speculate, ruminate, mull, mull over, muse, excogitate, contemplate, meditate Definition: reflect deeply on a subject Usage: I mulled over the events of the afternoon; philosophers have speculated on the question of God for thousands of years; The scientist must stop to observe and start to excogitate

Similar words: think, cogitate, cerebrate Definition: use or exercise the mind or one's power of reason in order to make inferences, decisions, or arrive at a solution or judgments Usage: I've been thinking all day and getting nowhere

Synonyms: reflect Definition: give evidence of the quality of Usage: The mess in his dorm room reflects on the student

Similar words: demonstrate, manifest, attest, certify, evidence Definition: provide evidence for; stand as proof of; show by one's behavior, attitude, or external attributes Usage: His high fever attested to his illness; The buildings in Rome manifest a high level of architectural sophistication; This decision demonstrates his sense of fairness

Synonyms: reflect Definition: give evidence of a certain behavior Usage: His lack of interest in the project reflects badly on him

Similar words: demonstrate, manifest, attest, certify, evidence Definition: provide evidence for; stand as proof of; show by one's behavior, attitude, or external attributes Usage: His high fever attested to his illness; The buildings in Rome manifest a high level of architectural sophistication; This decision demonstrates his sense of fairness

Synonyms: reflect Definition: show an image of Usage: her sunglasses reflected his image

Similar words: show Definition: make visible or noticeable Usage: She showed her talent for cooking; Show me your etchings, please

Synonyms: reflect Definition: manifest or bring back Usage: This action reflects his true beliefs

Similar words: show, point, indicate, designate Definition: indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively Usage: I showed the customer the glove section; He pointed to the empty parking space; he indicated his opponents

Synonyms: reflect, shine Definition: be bright by reflecting or casting light Usage: Drive carefully--the wet road reflects

Similar words: give off, give out, emit Definition: give off, send forth, or discharge; as of light, heat, or radiation, vapor, etc. Usage: The ozone layer blocks some harmful rays which the sun emits