As adjectives the difference between instinctive and reflective
is that instinctive
is related to or prompted by instinct while reflective
is something which reflects, or redirects back to the source.
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.