As adjectives the difference between inquisitive and reflective
is that inquisitive
is eager to acquire knowledge while reflective
is something which reflects, or redirects back to the source.
Eager to acquire knowledge.
* I. Watts
Too curious; overly interested; nosy.
- A young, inquisitive , and sprightly genius.
* Episode 16
- A wise man is not inquisitive about things impertinent.
- Everybody gets their own ration of luck, they say. Now you mention it' his face was familiar to me. But, leaving that for the moment, how much did you part with, he queried, if I am not too ' inquisitive ?
Something which reflects, or redirects back to the source.
Thinking back on the past.
- Mirrors are reflective .
(computing, programming) Involving reflection.
- He always becomes reflective in preparation for the new year.