Synonyms for mirror
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Over the seat is a mirror cut into small squares by wooden muntins.
After that she must pin it on, and slip in to stand before his mirror and inspect the result.
Her stiff cap moved in the breeze as it swung from the corner of her mirror.
"I feel an awful fool in it," he murmured, glancing at his reflection in the mirror.
The principle of the siphon recorder is exactly the inverse of the mirror galvanometer.
The mirror instrument has this drawback, however—it does not 'record' the message.
And the mirror was dimmed with dust and overlaced with cobwebs.
Wash my soul pure and clean, and let that be the only mirror in which I see my face.
It is just this: the book is a mirror in which we all see ourselves.
Every minute I thought I should fall, for the platform was like a mirror.
early 13c., from Old French mireoir "a reflecting glass, looking glass; observation, model, example," earlier miradoir (11c.), from mirer "look at" (oneself in a mirror), "observe, watch, contemplate," from Vulgar Latin *mirare "to look at," variant of Latin mirari "to wonder at, admire" (see miracle). Figurative usage is attested from c.1300. Used in divination since classical and biblical times; mirrors in modern England are the subject of at least 14 known superstitions, according to folklorists. Belief that breaking one brings bad luck is attested from 1777. The Spanish cognate, mirador (from mirar "to look, look at, behold"), has come to mean "watch tower." Mirror ball attested from 1968.
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