on/upon reflection

idiom

: after thinking about something
On/Upon reflection, I decided to accept their offer.

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Cite this Entry

“On/upon reflection.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/on%2Fupon%20reflection. Accessed 29 Nov. 2022.

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