1st The act or condition of being thrown back.
Their good manners were a ___ of a gentle upbringing.
2nd Something thrown back, as light, heat, sound or, an image.
The breeze over the pond blurred the ___ of autumn foliage.
3rd Discredit; indirect reproach.
His inability to share is a ___ on his character.
4th Deep thought.
Isak Dinesen's book, Out of Africa, includes ___ about Africa and her life there.