What does the word mirror mean?

    Part of speech: verb transitive

  • To reflect, as in a mirror.

  • Part of speech: verb transitive

  • To image.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • An object having a reflecting surface.

Usage examples for mirror

  1. The old fellow left her for three days with her face uncovered, and placed a long mirror opposite to her, so that she could see, as he said, if her gown was a fit!" – Roderick Hudson by Henry James
  2. As she descended the stairs she caught a glimpse of herself in a mirror. – Patricia Brent, Spinster by Herbert Jenkins
  3. His form was hidden by the bed, but I could see his hand reflected in the great mirror opposite the door. – Prince Zaleski by M.P. Shiel