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[ adjective ] persistently or morbidly thoughtful

Used in print

(Joyce O. Hertzler, American Social Institutions;...)

In America also all_of our major religious bodies officially sanction a universalistic ethic which is reflective of our common religion .

(Leo Lemon, "Catch Up With" and "Something to...)

Miss_Pulova has a voice that Maria_Callas once described as `` like chipping teeth with a screw_driver '' , and her round , opalescent face becomes fascinatingly reflective of the emotions demanded by the role of Rosalie .

Related terms

thoughtful

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[ adjective ] capable of physically reflecting light or sound

Examples

"a reflective surface"

3
[ adjective ] devoted to matters of the mind

Examples

"the reflective type"

Related terms

intellectual

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