Reflected
Reflected Re*flect"ed, a. 1. Thrown back after striking a surface; as, reflected light, heat, sound, etc. [1913 Webster]

2. Hence: Not one's own; received from another; as, his glory was reflected glory. [1913 Webster]

3. Bent backward or outward; reflexed. [1913 Webster]


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  • reflected — reflected; un·reflected; …   English syllables

  • reflected — adjective (especially of incident sound or light) bent or sent back reflected light reflected heat reflected glory • Ant: ↑unreflected • Similar to: ↑echoic, ↑echolike, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Reflected — Reflect Re*flect (r?*fl?kt ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Reflected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Reflecting}.] [L. reflectere, reflexum; pref. re re + flectere to bend or turn. See {Flexible}, and cf. {Reflex}, v.] 1. To bend back; to give a backwa?d turn to; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • reflected — adjective bent or sent back (especially of incident sound or light) Reflected light or reflected heat …   Wiktionary

  • reflected — adj. Reflected is used with these nouns: ↑glory, ↑sunlight …   Collocations dictionary

  • reflected — adj. [L. re, again; flectere, to bend or turn] 1. Turned back on itself; turned from the general course of the structure. 2. (MOLLUSCA: Gastropoda) Referring to the outer and columellar lips …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • reflected — re·flect·ed (re flekґtəd) turned or bent back; mirrored …   Medical dictionary

  • reflected — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. mirrored, repeated, reproduced, echoed, followed, derived from, returned, thrown back, sent back, cast back, emulated, imitated, brought to mind …   English dictionary for students

  • reflected — rɪ flektɪd adj. sent back, cast back, returned; mirrored, sent back as a mirror image re·flect || rɪ flekt v. mirror, send back a mirror image; send back energy from a surface; send back, cause to return; express, give a particular… …   English contemporary dictionary

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