Adjective(1) not admitting of passage or capable of being affected
(1) His calculations are based on ideas that do not necessarily correspond to reality and are often impervious to outside influences.(2) Our council seem impervious to criticism and oblivious to basic common sense.(3) The coatings are weldable and impervious to automotive and hydraulic fluids.(4) It's utterly funny to observe how many people will see one person standing, and then become utterly impervious to the empty seats, and also stand.(5) He was not entirely impervious to new evidence, however.(6) It cannot be a good sign that the filmmakers are largely impervious to the insecurity and suffering of wide layers of the population.(7) Ultimately, the child loses self-esteem, leaving an impression to the outside world that he is impervious to rehabilitation.(8) The prejudice is so complete it is impervious to reason.(9) True, they get pretty chilly if the fire goes out, but wrapped in a double duvet and lying on your own personal sheepskin, you'll be impervious to the cold.(10) This impervious drape allows a 3-sq inch opening at the femoral site and covers the patient from head to toe.(11) They seem impervious to everything, even poison.(12) The administration seems indifferent to data, impervious to competing viewpoints and ideas.(13) My heart goes out to particular moments and people, both recent and distant, and holds on for dear life, impervious to happiness or unhappiness.(14) While the Savoy remains one of the more traditional tearooms in London, even this traditional establishment is not impervious to modernisation.(15) It is impervious to the growth issue and always has been.(16) It seems obvious to them and impervious to more complicated arguments.
(1) be impervious to reason :: wees ondeurdringbare om te redeneer
1. unaffected by ::
2. untouched by ::
3. immune to ::
4. invulnerable to ::
5. insusceptible to ::
6. resistant to ::
7. indifferent to ::
afsydig staan teenoor
8. heedless of ::
agt mense van
9. insensible to ::
10. unconscious of ::
11. oblivious to ::
12. proof against ::
1. penetrable ::
2. permeable ::
Different Formsimpervious, imperviously
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