To better see all uses of the word
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
Used In
Show Multiple Meanings
Go to Book Vocabulary

unspecified meaning
  • Room lights reflected from a balcony railing out there.
  • With nothing but the dim light of the room to reflect his target, the operator would be relying on motion—anything that moved.

  • Show more
  • He must reflect what is projected upon him.
  • He banked the ’thopter around, noting the way the escort’s wings reflected milky orange from the dust-refracted light as they turned to keep pace with him.
  • His face reflected yellow from the light of a single, brighter suspensor above the door.
  • It glittered in reflected moonlight.
  • White reflects.
  • Paul looked at them, seeing the different sizes, the way the light of the glowglobe reflected off them.
  • Light reflected back up across hooded heads and a winding movement of people spiraling down the steps.
  • But off the main way, Count Fenring and his lady noted the rubbish heaps, the scabrous brown walls reflected in the dark puddles of the streets, and the furtive scurrying of the people.

  • Show more again
  • They are made of chromoplastic that turns a reflecting white when subjected to light, and reverts to transparency in darkness.
  • JUBBA CLOAK: the all-purpose cloak (it can beset to reflect or admit radiant heat, converts to a hammock or shelter) commonly worn over a stillsuit on Arrakis.

  • There are no more uses of "reflect" in the book.

To see samples from other sources, click a word sense below:
as in: reflect in the mirror Define
show an image back (on a mirror or other shiny surface)
as in: reflect American Values Define
represent, demonstrate, or express
as in: I want to reflect on it. Define
think carefully -- possibly aloud or in writing
as in: reflect poorly on the school Define
influence opinion
as in: reflect the light/heat/sound Define
bounce back (rather than absorbing)
Show Multiple Meanings
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading