Invious
Invious \In"vi*ous\, a. [L. invius; pref. in- not + via way.] Untrodden. [R.] --Hudibras. -- {In"vi*ous*ness}, n. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • invious — index impervious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • invious — adjective Etymology: Latin invius, from in in (I) + via road more at via obsolete : lacking roads : trackless …   Useful english dictionary

  • Inviousness — Invious In vi*ous, a. [L. invius; pref. in not + via way.] Untrodden. [R.] Hudibras. {In vi*ous*ness}, n. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Closure — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Closure >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 closure closure occlusion blockade Sgm: N 1 shutting up shutting up &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 obstruction obstruction &c.(hindrance) 706 Sgm: N 1 embolus embolus …   English dictionary for students

  • Difficulty — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Difficulty >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 difficulty difficulty Sgm: N 1 hardness hardness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 impracticability impracticability &c.(impossibility) 471 Sgm: N 1 tough work tough work hard work uphil …   English dictionary for students

  • impervious — I adjective adrogans, airtight, blind to, blocked, buffered, callous, closed, deaf to, dense, detached, hard, hard to convince, hardened, hermetic, impassable, impassive, impeditus, impenetrabilis, impenetrable, imperforate, impehosus,… …   Law dictionary

  • impenetrable — adj 1. impervious, imperviable, impassable, unpassable, inaccessible, unaccessible, jungly, jungled, overgrown; trackless, pathless, wayless, untrodden, Obs. invious. 2. proof, resistant, tight, snug, compact, hermetic, hermetically sealed;… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • impermeable — adj 1. impenetrable, impassable, impervious, imperviable, inaccessible; jungly, jungled, overgrown; trackless, pathless, wayless, untrodden, Obs. invious. 2. proof, resistant, tight, airtight, snug, compact, hermetic, hermetically sealed; closed …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • inaccessible — adj 1. unapproachable, ungetatable, Inf. uncome atable; unreachable, beyond reach, out of reach; out of the way, godforsaken, back of be yond; impassable, impenetrable, impervious, imperviable, impermeable; trackless, pathless, wayless, untrodden …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • invyous — invyous(e variant of invious, envious …   Useful english dictionary

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