plural -s
: special brilliance of surface : metallic luster especially on ceramic ware
gold reflet of majolica ware

Word History


French, modification (influenced by Latin reflectere) of Italian riflesso, from riflesso, adjective, reflected, from Latin reflexus, past participle of reflectere to reflect

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“Reflet.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Apr. 2024.

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