How to use Reflective in a sentence
The dark eyes wandered over her face in reflective silence.
To his left, her brother, Howard walked in reflective silence.
That is to be found in a guiding and illumining reflective activity.
His gaze wandered away in reflective thought.
And here the question arises - Can we vindicate in a reflective or mediate process this spontaneous apprehension of reality?Advertisement
Judgment is here merely reflective; that is to say, the particular element is given, so determined as to be possible material of knowledge, while the universal, not necessary for cognition, is supplied by reason itself.
Another characteristic of theology is its secondary and reflective character.
Before the Christian age, there had been a good deal of reflective thinking in the Jewish schools, though the interest there was legal rather than speculative.
Secondly, in the reflective stage, mind has become an object to itself.
In fact no progress can be expected in the accurate study of the prophets until the editorial activity both of the great prophets themselves and of their more reflective and studious successors is fully recognized.Advertisement
The only sure test we have of their universality in our experience is the test of their reflective necessity.
But if these three correlative facts are immediately given, it seems to be thought possible by Cousin to vindicate them in reflective consciousness.
The first volume of Alexander Kisfaludy's Himfy, a series of short lyrics of a descriptive and reflective nature, appeared at Buda in 1801, under the title of Kesergo szerelem (Unhappy Love), and was received with great enthusiasm; nor was the success of the second volume Boldog szerelem (Happy Love), which appeared in 1807, inferior.
The function of philosophy in general is the reflective analysis of experience, and the religious experience of mankind is prima facie entitled to the same consideration as any other form of conscious activity.
The attempt to render the laws of reason or thought impersonal by professing to find them in the sphere of spontaneous apperception, and above reflective necessity, can hardly be regarded as successful.Advertisement
His mood at the end of the night contrasted with his mood at the beginning, as he was first reflective and then grew happier.
Ideally, all Members of the group should have reflective armbands.
Reflective, even somewhat grave and mournful, it is full of unfulfilled longing.
Señor Medena watched her leave, his expression reflective.
When he came into the kitchen his expression was reflective.Advertisement
He had mastered his manner and, as one may say, learned his trade, in the exercise of criticism and the reflective parts of literature, before he surrendered himself to that powerful creative impulse which had long been tempting him, so that when, in mature life, he essayed the portraiture of invented character he came to it unhampered by any imperfection of language.
But this test of necessity is a wholly secondary one; these laws are not thus guaranteed to us; they are each and all given to us, given to our consciousness, in an act of spontaneous apperception or apprehension, immediately, instantaneously, in a sphere above the reflective consciousness, yet within the reach of knowledge.
For instance, by practicing reflecting on how this document gets written here, do I become more reflective in my life overall?
It has a reflective square pattern that comes in colors such as hot pink or blue.
Mirrored coatings are manufactured for polarized, mirrored aviator glasses out of highly reflective material called a "flash coating" that contains a certain percentage of reflective metal like chromium oxide or titanium dioxide.Advertisement
When you take the time to buy something reflective of the recipient's personality, she'll be touched by the gift as well as the gesture.
Then, when the mood is reflective and relaxed, pull out the poem and start reading those words to her as you glance at her above the soft glow of the candlelight.
His gaze was reflective.
His gaze came back to her, reflective.
His gaze traveled over her face in that familiar way, his expression reflective.
At the car, he opened the door and glanced back at her, his expression reflective.
He gazed at her absently, his expression reflective.
SeÃ±or Medena's reflective gaze rested on Carmen.
SeÃ±or Medena watched her leave, his expression reflective.
His reflective gaze gave way to a smile.
We welcome applications which are reflective of the local community.
A hazard warning reflective beacon will be placed off the west pier to warn sailors of a concrete plinth covered at high tide.
The most popular for conservatory blinds in the UK feature special reflective aluminum backing.. .
Hampshire County Council have been introducing highly reflective road bollards to replace the more traditional illuminated versions.
Material contact would allow conduction, thus eliminating the reflective insulation effect.
Nonetheless, it is not a proof of progress because teleological judgments are reflective judgments not determinate ones.
You will keep your own reflective diary; You will receive feedback from the Scheme Leader.
Perhaps because social work learning demands more experiential and reflective types of learning these types of activities are more necessary.
The surface should be matte, to avoid reflective glare.
In winter, fluorescent jackets with reflective strips help you to be seen.
To see a picture of the arc lectern with reflective film click here.
In domesticated mammals the retina is the reflective area at the back of the eye which responds to light.
The rest of the album is split nearly down the middle with upbeat tracks and ones that take a more reflective side.
May appear milky, like faint lines or streaks, colored or reflective.
If you have clipless pedals, reflective ankle bands show you are trying to comply with a stupid law.
These volunteers were given litter pickers, a reflective jacket to wear if they wished and a risk assessment of the job.
He was wearing a black anorak style hooded top with a red front and silver reflective piping.
At present the focus of her research is reflective practice in medical education.
This is what is meant by the jargon term ' reflective practitioner ' .
The hologram is usually silicon plated with gold to make the surface reflective.
They will develop skills as critically reflective practitioners able to use research, experience and relevant evidence to analyze practice and policy.
Keep highly reflective surfaces away from signs to avoid glare.
Could it be that God might want his people to be both radically alive and also deeply reflective people -- about God?
Our pupils are fully reflective of our culturally rich society.
The spacesuits were made of very reflective material, in order to reduce solar heating.
The question itself is not reflective of what we believe the network function to be.
The intention is not to teach this module in the traditional way but to facilitate the self-development of the students through critical reflective practice.
Reflective This system uses optical transceivers located near to devices that transmit the data to a common location for redirection to a receiving device.
Once the paint had dried I applied two thin coats of acrylic varnish which gave the necessary reflective surface.
My favorite is my bright yellow helmet, complimented by a yellow reflective waistcoat.
A guided approach is used for the completion of reflective journal writings.
Theism is an afterthought - the reply to doubt - the attempted reflective justification of what announced it s elf at first as a prophetic certainty.
Henceforth ordinary dogmatic dualism was excluded from philosophy; any attempt to revive it, whether with Dr Johnson by an appeal to common prejudice, or in the more reflective Johnsonianism of the 18th-century Scottish philosophers, must be an anachronism.
The feeling towards them at first would be simply an instinct of respect and deference; but we have seen above that the essential conditions of the higher estimate were present all along, and were only waiting to be recognized as soon as reflective thought was turned upon them.
The essential basis he finds in the real consciousness, of self as an active striving power, and the stages of its development, corresponding to what one may call the relative importance of the external conditions and the reflective clearness of self-consciousness he designates as the affective, the perceptive and the reflective.
The reflective piping on the hood and seat add safety and it has quick release locks on all the wheels.
Finally, the surface of the mirror is given a precision reflective coating.
Reflective practice could be adopted in a group setting by practitioners or students.
Whether it is a temporary element, reflective of a society in transition, remains to be seen.
Existing strategy paradigms are incorporated into an integrational framework that enables empirical research to be more reflective of management practice.
This is no way for a modern liberal democracy to portray its justice system, nor is it reflective of reality.
Therefore a need may arise to restructure the curriculum and adapt teaching methods to match the continuous and reflective nature of portfolio assessments.
You can purchase these to sew on to clothes or you can buy reflective 'Sam Brown ' belts.
They are done with a reflective finish that allows the wearer to see out but others cannot see the actual eyes.
Due to the number of retailers out there that sell pre-made and custom lenses, there is no reason that you can't get just the reflective lenses you desire.
You're up higher, plus you're surrounded by the reflective snow, so UV protection is a must.
These aren't exactly matte in finish, but they are not as shiny or reflective as the mirrored type.
Since half of the surface is covered with highly reflective molecules, about half of the total visible light is reflected away from your eyes.
While such a reflective coating will not block UV radiation (that's what UV coating is for), it will protect your eyes from the strain of dealing with high-glare, or very bright light conditions.
Flash mirror coatings have reflective molecules spread further apart, so people can partially see your eyes, even though the lens surface is still highly reflective.
The Trance Contact Lens Case comes in a reflective silver square pattern.
Some lenses are covered in a thin film that also adds reflective capabilities to the already absorptive lenses for additional protection.
You can even find multi-colored reflective lenses.
As children enter the teen years, reflective communication skills are invaluable for them and for their parents.
If the person you are honoring was a serious individual, with a quiet but compassionate character, a poem that is reflective of those characteristics would be suitable.
In some cases, if your tax returns were not reflective of your actual income or assets for whatever reason, banks or lenders would also accept bank statements or other proof of your income or assets.
Holographic fabric is similar to vinyl in that it is very reflective.
Close your eyes and imagine the dramatic sparkling effects one of these suits creates as sunlight bounces off every reflective plain.
Named so for its slightly reflective material, the Foil Camouflage is much more than just a print bikini.
Hold the lenses up to a reflective surface so you can look through them, with the arms of the frames pointed at three and nine o'clock.
White or any other light, reflective color is ideal, particularly if the event happens to be held outdoors.
Small pieces of reflective materials, like beads or metallic confetti, can also add to the overall presentation.
The main benefit of using silver plated pillar candle holders is that the reflective surface will give the lit candle a nice glow.
Their tall stature and highly reflective surfaces would make any display of pillar candles stand out.
Place them in areas where people will be able to see them and enjoy the reflective effect.
Instead of looking for a gift in a specific price range, look for a gift reflective of the recipient's taste and lifestyle, even if it costs significantly less.
A crazy funny song is one that offers a humorous take on this otherwise reflective holiday.
One would expect in this situation that dating customs are more reflective of their country of origin.
Understanding the first impression you make on others will help you to correct the behaviors that are not reflective of how you and your close friends see you.
But even more notable is the reflective piping added to the bag's exterior for "added visibility", you know, in case you're taking your three-month-old biking down a busy intersection during the late hours of night (?!!!).
Reflective of personal tastes and interests, tote bags with pictures can be anything you desire.
Additionally, the logo featured on the exterior of the bag is of the reflective quality.
A good reason for that may be the influence of their rising sign since it can often be more reflective of a person's true astrological sign.
The rising sign is often reflective of what a person shows to their outside world.
Have your children carry a flashlight or put a reflective band around their arm so they are easier to see.
While you can certainly buy a mug that is reflective of Dad's hobbies or interests, you can also buy something plain and buy a marker designed to write on dishes.
Parenting classes usually focus on core skills like reflective listening, consistent discipline, effective communication, and positive parenting.
These ghosts may also be seen in reflective surfaces like mirrors and windows.
Zen. Practical and feminine, this silver-and-white Mary Jane is made of leather with reflective material.
Most styles feature a 3M reflective strip, which is important for those who prefer to run at night.
Instead, be reflective and find the artist that meets your visual needs.
If you're planning to walk, jog, or run outdoors when the sun's not very bright, you need some reflective gear to protect yourself.
You may even want to double up on the reflective items if you're riding your bike (most bikes have you covered).
Night Gear offers an array of reflective and lighted outdoor running jackets to help motorists and others see you when you run at night.
It's simply reflective of a way of treating and viewing women.
Today, it's an entirely different story, and the very good news is that you can now find a style that is completely reflective of your personality.
As the story of Harry Potter falls into a more reflective state, though the corners are crawling with threats, the clouds have begun to collect over head and the tale of the Half-Blood Prince is only the calm before the storm.
He muddles through as best he can, trying to find out more about this life, looking for a mirror or other reflective surface so he can determine if he's male or female, young or old, black or white, in this particular leap.
Each Captain is reflective of his environment and circumstances, and the officers he has around him are not always his friends.
Snow and sand are both highly reflective conductors of the sun's rays.
Your domain will be the link or URL for your blog, so choose something that's both easy to remember and reflective of your blog content.
An Honor Guard is a very respected position within public safety departments, and Honor Guard uniforms are reflective of this consideration.
You can also add sunshades, reflective striping, and a range of other accessories to customize your hard hat to each job you perform.
However, mining helmets have extra materials such as reflective stripes included to aid people in search and rescue, or just to make them more visible to their co-workers.
The logo is also oversized on the helmets in a reflective color that completely covers the left side.
Under Goethe's stimulus he won fresh laurels in that domain of philosophical lyric which he had opened with Die Kiinstler; and in Das Ideal and das Leben, Die Macht des Gesanges, Wiirde der Frauen, and Der Spaziergang, he produced masterpieces of reflective poetry which have not their equal in German literature.
We must have willed thus spontaneously first, otherwise we could not know, before our reflective volition, that we could will and act.
Spontaneous volition is free as reflective, but it is the prior act of the two.
This view of liberty of will is the only one in accordance with the facts of humanity; it excludes reflective volition, and explains the enthusiasm of the poet and the artist in the act of creation; it explains also the ordinary actions of mankind, which are done as a rule spontaneously and not after reflective deliberation.
The East typifies the infinite, Greece the finite or reflective epoch, the modern era the stage of relation or correlation of infinite and finite.
On May 30 1953 Sir Arthur Bryant, in a mellow, reflective mood wrote, " My first coronation was in 1902.
Any investment in reflective sheeting allows stray light to be redirected toward your plants.
All the children were also given reflective stickers (see right ).
Browse their range of running accessories including sports stopwatches, reflective wear and trail socks.
Children and adults involved in a Walking Bus must wear reflective tabards which are supplied free of charge by the Road Safety Office.
But the least showy, more reflective roles tested his true qualities best.
All the children were also given reflective stickers (see right).
Reflective strips by door zips to locate your tent with a flashlight.
Earth-based radar has detected an extremely reflective material in these regions which may be sublimed sulfur or even water ice.
To provide a reflective surface a thin nickel coating was included.
Quest Sport-Featuring reflective accents and an extendable leg rest, this Maclaren stroller is suitable from three months and offers four seat positions.
On the other hand, nickel and stainless steel faucets are reflective or have gray tones.
Toasters are no longer limited to reflective aluminum.
A fun, modern finishing technique seen in many of these commercial settings is reflective metal sheets decorated with a round grinding pattern which is randomly etched into the surface.
No matter what you decide, the most important thing is that your furniture is comfortable for you and adds uniqueness reflective of your own style and personality.
It is reflective of the Roaring Twenties and is a purely decorative art form.
Reflective surfaces like mirrors and metallic accents will help bring glints of light into the jewel-toned rooms.
Use lots of mirrors and reflective, shiny surfaces to help create a greater sense of space.
You can use cut-glass crystal bowls to give the reflective quality of ice.
Choose ornaments that are reflective such as mirror, glass, crystal, and silver.
With the core cosmetics theme being color, their product line today is still reflective of the company's roots.
Mirrors are composed of glass, metal, and reflective coatings.
Using light reflective pearls for its impact, you can apply it wet or dry as a powder or cream.
Poems that are hopeful, reflective, and even humorous will add that extra touch.
Pick a quote that shows something about you at this point in time, and you'll likely look back with pride on how reflective the quote is.
Modern wedding cakes can be reflective of a couple's personalities, a special wedding theme, or some other source of inspiration -- your imagination is the only limit.
Unique wedding cakes can be pieces of confectionary artistry, conversation pieces, and reflective of you and your new spouse's sense of style and personalities.
Not only are your golf favors reflective of your personality, but they can also be functional.
White makes an excellent choice, as it is a traditional wedding color and reflective of the white snow that often covers the ground during Christmas.
The company's raincoats come with a hood and reflective piping for higher visibility after dark or in heavy rain.
Their most popular raincoat for boys is a firefighter-style, which boasts real metal buckle closures, and features bright yellow and silver reflective striping for safety.
They also come with a reflective chest for added visibility.
One important characteristic of many small dog collars is the presence of reflective coatings and decorations, particularly if the dog will be outside at night.
Dog collars that use reflective stripes or designs will help your pet be seen more easily, protecting them from dangerous situations.
How reflective is the collar even when its light is turned off?
Many of these illuminated collars still provide some protection because they are reflective as well.
Some work with the dog's natural body warmth interacting with a simple reflective surface.
In general, track lights don't provide adequate general lighting, but decorative pendant lights do create reflective light providing a soft, uniform light, with less shadowing than typically generated with spot lights.
When hanging or installing a mirror, think ahead and take advantage of their reflective quality.
It creates a sleek look that can be highly reflective and appear either modern, retro 1950s or even commercial depending on what you're pairing it with.
There are a number of finishes available too, from scratched to reflective or even patterned, stainless steel can be a dynamic element in your room's design and add that designer touch you've been looking for.
Halogen lighting can produce a strong glare, particularly when pointed directly at a reflective surface.
When cut and highly polished it has the reflective powers of a mirror, sparkling brightly in the light.
Discs can be left blank, so if the recipient only mothers one child, the rest of the discs will act as reflective jewelry enhancers.
It refers to the reflective quality, or brilliance, of the pearl.
Whether you prefer the routine of Sunday service or a quiet, reflective, home-based spirituality, you will find that religious jewelry that symbolizes your faith and commitment to a higher power adds a beautiful touch to almost any outfit.
This quality is what gives the ruby its reflective power.
The practical jacket zips up the front and has adjustable Velcro cuffs and reflective trim.
The gold side striping is reflective and the trouser cuffs are elastic with side zippers for maximum comfort and practicality.
This tank is designed for running since it is made from bird's eye mesh and has a reflective logo and tagless design.
They have a zipper pocket and reflective details.
Ivory is a lovely choice for fuller figures because it is not as reflective as stark white gowns.
This is caused by using reflective and matte threads together.
If you are unable to free your vehicle, put out emergency flares or reflective triangles to alert other drivers that you are stuck.
That means harmful glare from the sun or reflective surfaces (like sand and water) won't interfere with what you see.
In Holland and Germany, with Erasmus, Reuchlin and Melanchthon, it developed types of character, urbane, reflective, pointedly or gently critical, which, left to themselves, would not have plunged the north of Europe into the whirlpool of belligerent reform.
Contemporaries regarded them in the former of these two aspects, as "holy wars" and "pilgrims' progresses" towards Christ's Sepulchre; the reflective eye of history must perhaps regard them more exclusively from the latter point of view.
The problems of the moral consciousness at the time at which it first becomes reflective are not strictly speaking philosophical problems at all.
His reflective gaze covered her absently for a moment and then he looked away.
It probably arose from the fact that the calamities from which Israel had suffered both before and during the exile had drawn the reflective minds of the race to the contemplation of the problem of suffering.
As he watched Cesare Borgia at this, the most brilliant period of his adventurous career, the man became idealized in his reflective but imaginative mind.
The sage of Epicureanism is a rational and reflective seeker for happiness, who balances the claims of each pleasure against the evils that may possibly ensue, and treads the path of enjoyment cautiously.
In Greece he became more and more reflective and conscious of himself, of his body and soul, his manners and morals, his mental operations and especially his reason.
On the other we have a stage at which the rational but as yet not reasoned concepts developed in the medium of the psychological mechanism are subjected to processes of reflective comparison and analysis, and, with some modification, maintained against challenge, till at length the ultimate universals emerge, which rational insight can posit as certain, and the whole hierarchy of concepts from the " first " universals to Ta apEA are intuited in a coherent system.
Axioms, on the other hand, in which the sciences interconnect" through the employment of them in a parity of relation, seem to be implicit indeed in the psychological mechanism, but to come to a kind of explicitness in the first reflective reaction upon it, and without reference to any particular content of it.
His expression was reflective as he removed the shirt, folded it and laid it on top of the jacket.
But in correspondence to the first stirring of the Divine existence there awakes in God Himself an inner reflective perception, by means of which - since no object is possible for it but God - God beholds Himself in His own image.
Señor Medena's reflective gaze rested on Carmen.
The rain had stopped, and the landscape around the graveyard was dotted with reflective pools.
He didn't comment, but several times that evening she caught him watching her with a reflective expression.
His reflective gaze traveled over her face and finally his brows lifted briefly.
I don't know what he wanted, but he certainly put you in a reflective mood.
His expression was reflective as he continued to regard her.
He nodded, his expression reflective again.
His reflective gaze searched her face, his brows furrowed with concern.