Usage examples for reflected

  1. The idea reflected a shadow on his intelligence. – The Tragic Comedians, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  2. I reflected that the light meant some living person in the room. – The Coming of the King by James Hocking
  3. Alan reflected a moment. – The Indian Drum by William MacHarg Edwin Balmer
  4. Andrews must have reflected the feelings of many when he wrote, " If I can escape with the skin of my teeth, shall be glad." – The Siege of Boston by Allen French
  5. Quite charming when he likes, he reflected. – Witch-Doctors by Charles Beadle
  6. The company, he reflected, would get a bad name if too many men reported sick at once. – The First Hundred Thousand by Ian Hay
  7. " Three years," Sara Lee reflected. – The Amazing Interlude by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  8. But she must have been mistaken, she reflected; it must have been her aunt after all, and the Rev. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1904 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  9. And then George reflected: And why not? – The Roll-Call by Arnold Bennett
  10. Madame Defarge cast down her eyes, and reflected a little. – A Tale of Two Cities A Story of the French Revolution by Charles Dickens
  11. I have reflected, said Adeimantus, and am anxious that you should proceed. – Plato's Republic by Plato
  12. Perhaps nobody, except his wife, for a moment reflected on that. – Impressions of Theophrastus Such by George Eliot
  13. Perhaps he saw the harbor reflected there. – Uncle William The Man Who Was Shif'less by Jennette Lee
  14. Often she has led it, always she has reflected it more quickly and perfectly. – The Unity of Civilization by Various
  15. Sometimes I actually hated the Judge, but I reflected that I had no right to do so. – The Lonely House by Adolph Streckfuss
  16. He grimly reflected that a man without clothes can scarcely be a hero, whatever his spirit. – The Stolen Singer by Martha Idell Fletcher Bellinger
  17. It must be himself, for, after all, the world had treated him as well as he had treated the world, he reflected, being a just man. – Skinner's Dress Suit by Henry Irving Dodge
  18. You mean a reflected shadow? – Peter Schlemihl by Adelbert von Chamisso