Meaning of MIRROR in English
▪ bathroom , bedroom
▪ compact , dresser ( AmE ), make-up , pocket , shaving
▪ hand ( BrE ), hand-held ( AmE )
▪ full-length , tall
▪ framed , ornate
He watched them through a two-way ~.
▪ concave , convex
▪ oval , round
▪ rear , rear-view , side-view ( AmE ), wing ( BrE )
Always check your ~ before pulling out to overtake.
▪ funhouse ( AmE )
▪ broken , cracked
VERB + MIRROR
▪ glance in , look in , look into
▪ admire yourself in , examine yourself in , look at yourself/your face in
He was busy admiring himself in the ~.
▪ face , sit at , stand in front of
▪ catch sight of sb/sth in , see sb/sth in
We hung a ~ over the fireplace.
▪ break , crack , smash
MIRROR + VERB
▪ reflect sth , reveal sth , show sth
a large ~ hanging on the wall behind him
MIRROR + NOUN
▪ image , reflection ( esp. AmE )
Art can be seen as a ~ image of society.
▪ in a/the ~
She stared at her face in the ~.
The trends here closely ~ those in America.
▪ exactly , faithfully , perfectly
VERB + MIRROR
▪ seem to
▪ be ~ed by sth , be ~ed in sth
The jump in business confidence has been ~ed by the increase in employment.
▪ be ~ed in sb's face , be ~ed on sb's face
The shock was ~ed on her face.
Mirror is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑ eye
Oxford Collocations English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний . 2012