Associations to the word «Mirror»


MIRROR, noun. A smooth surface, usually made of glass with reflective material painted on the underside, that reflects light so as to give an image of what is in front of it.
MIRROR, noun. (figuratively) an object, person, or event that reflects or gives a picture of another.
MIRROR, noun. (internet) A webpage or URL that contains a replicated data.
MIRROR, noun. A mirror carp.
MIRROR, verb. (transitive) Of an event, activity, behaviour, etc, to be identical to, to be a copy of.
MIRROR, verb. (computing) (transitive) To create something identical to (a web site, etc.).
MIRROR, verb. To reflect.
MIRROR BALL, noun. A disco ball.
MIRROR CARP, noun. A form of carp with irregular and patchy scaling.
MIRROR IMAGE, noun. An image that is reversed from left to right, as it would appear if seen in a mirror; a reflection.
MIRROR IMAGES, noun. Plural of mirror image
MIRROR MATTER, noun. (physics) A hypothetical mirrored counterpart to ordinary physical matter.
MIRROR NEURON, noun. A neuron that fires both when an animal acts and when the animal observes the same action performed by another.
MIRROR NEURONS, noun. Plural of mirror neuron
MIRROR PUNISHMENT, noun. A form of punishment which reflects the nature of the crime, sin etc. it punishes.
MIRROR STAGE, noun. A concept concerning the structure of human subjectivity and the imaginary order in the psychoanalytic theory of Jacques Lacan.
MIRROR SYNDROME, noun. A rare pregnancy disorder involving the unusual association of fetal and placental hydrops with maternal preeclampsia.
MIRROR TEST, noun. A test to determine whether a non-human animal possesses the ability of self-recognition, carried out by introducing the animal to a mirror, painting a mark on the animal, and observing whether it touches the mark on its own body after seeing it in the mirror image.
MIRROR WILL, noun. (legal) A pair of identical documents executed by two people in order to insure identical dispositions of their property upon the death of either or both.
MIRROR WILLS, noun. Plural of mirror will

Dictionary definition

MIRROR, noun. Polished surface that forms images by reflecting light.
MIRROR, noun. A faithful depiction or reflection; "the best mirror is an old friend".
MIRROR, verb. Reflect as if in a mirror; "The smallest pond at night mirrors the firmament above".
MIRROR, verb. Reflect or resemble; "The plane crash in Milan mirrored the attack in the World Trade Center".

Wise words

Words differently arranged have a different meaning, and meanings differently arranged have different effects.
Blaise Pascal