Definition of Impenetrableness

1. Noun. Incomprehensibility by virtue of being too dense to understand.

Exact synonyms: Impenetrability
Generic synonyms: Incomprehensibility
Derivative terms: Impenetrable



Definition of Impenetrableness

1. n. The quality of being impenetrable; impenetrability.

Definition of Impenetrableness

1. Noun. The quality of being impenetrable. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Impenetrableness

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impelling
impellor
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impenetrableness (current term)
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impenetralia
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Literary usage of Impenetrableness

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1. The Expositor edited by Samuel Cox, William Robertson Nicoll, James Moffatt (1892)
"... types of idolatry, impenetrableness and obscurantism. In the next paper we shall turn to the debatable ground between the Philistines and Israel—the ..."

2. George Eliot's Works by George Eliot (1893)
"... which seemed as strongly contrasted with the cold impenetrableness which he preserved under the ordinary annoyances of business as with the bland ..."

3. The Contemporary Review (1868)
"As I have said, whatever be the impenetrableness of the distinction of right and wrong in itself, the feelings, the impressions, ..."

4. The Historical Geography of the Holy Land: Especially in Relation to the by George Adam Smith (1897)
"... lies in having served as a foil to the genius of the Hebrews, and to-day his name against theirs is the symbol of impenetrableness and obscurantism. ..."

5. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1833)
"... and thereafter exposes hid dripping garments to be stiffened bjt the frost for the sake of their great« impenetrableness. Girt then il which, ..."

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