Impenetrableness Im*pen"e*tra*ble*ness, n. The quality of being impenetrable; impenetrability. [1913 Webster]

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  • impenetrableness — See impenetrable. * * * …   Universalium

  • impenetrableness — n. incapability of being penetrated or entered; unsusceptibility to outside ideas or influences; unfathomability, inscrutability …   English contemporary dictionary

  • impenetrableness — im·penetrableness …   English syllables

  • impenetrableness — noun incomprehensibility by virtue of being too dense to understand • Syn: ↑impenetrability • Derivationally related forms: ↑impenetrable • Hypernyms: ↑incomprehensibility …   Useful english dictionary

  • impenetrable — impenetrableness, n. impenetrably, adv. /im pen i treuh beuhl/, adj. 1. not penetrable; that cannot be penetrated, pierced, entered, etc. 2. inaccessible to ideas, influences, etc. 3. incapable of being understood; inscrutable; unfathomable: an… …   Universalium

  • impenetrability — noun 1. the quality of being impenetrable (by people or light or missiles etc.) • Syn: ↑imperviousness • Ant: ↑perviousness (for: ↑imperviousness), ↑penetrability • Derivationally related forms …   Useful english dictionary

  • impenetrably — See impenetrableness. * * * …   Universalium

  • abyss — n 1. void, gulf, gap, bottomless pit, abysm, yawning abyss; cavity, hole, pit, depth, shaft; gorge, canyon, ravine, chasm; cleft, fissure, crevice, crevasse; the deep, the depths, ocean depths, bottomless depths. 2. profundity, profoundness,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • compression — n 1. condensation, condensing, concentration, concentrating, consolidation, consolidating, amalgamating, incorporating; compaction, compacting, coalescence, cohesion, densification; thickening, hardening, concretion. 2. constriction, constricting …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • heaviness — n 1. heft, heftiness, weight, weightiness, ponderousness, gravity; size, volume, mass, substance, bulk, bulkiness, largeness, bigness, amplitude. 2. turbulence, tempestuousness, storminess, wildness, roughness. 3. graveness, seriousness,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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