immoveable


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Related to immoveable: imprudent, unmovable, immovable joint
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Adj.1.immoveable - not able or intended to be movedimmoveable - not able or intended to be moved; "the immovable hills"
immobile - not capable of movement or of being moved
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Dashwood's situation, with only common feelings, must have been highly unpleasing;-- but in HER mind there was a sense of honor so keen, a generosity so romantic, that any offence of the kind, by whomsoever given or received, was to her a source of immoveable disgust.
The aggregated Soyle Death with his Mace petrific, cold and dry, As with a Trident smote, and fix't as firm As DELOS floating once; the rest his look Bound with GORGONIAN rigor not to move, And with ASPHALTIC slime; broad as the Gate, Deep to the Roots of Hell the gather'd beach They fasten'd, and the Mole immense wraught on Over the foaming deep high Archt, a Bridge Of length prodigious joyning to the Wall Immoveable of this now fenceless world Forfeit to Death; from hence a passage broad, Smooth, easie, inoffensive down to Hell.
She ended weeping, and her lowlie plight, Immoveable till peace obtain'd from fault Acknowledg'd and deplor'd, in ADAM wraught Commiseration; soon his heart relented Towards her, his life so late and sole delight, Now at his feet submissive in distress, Creature so faire his reconcilement seeking, His counsel whom she had displeas'd, his aide; As one disarm'd, his anger all he lost, And thus with peaceful words uprais'd her soon.
They appeared to me white -- whiter than the sheet upon which I trace these words -- and thin even to grotesqueness; thin with the intensity of their expression of firmness -- of immoveable resolution -- of stern contempt of human torture.
And there are shining gates and an immoveable threshold of bronze having unending roots and it is grown of itself (25).
Edward, with his ears lying back, remained immoveable.
Taking cognizance of the matter, an inquiry was authorized to ascertain the real facts and collect requisite evidence regarding moveable and immoveable properties owned, controlled and possessed by the accused in his name and in the name of his dependents.
Taking cognizance of the matter inquiry was authorized to ascertain the real facts and collect requisite evidence regarding moveable and immoveable properties owned, controlled and possessed by the accused in his own name and in the name of his dependents.
The Idealist has to be very careful in his/her career selection, since they come to the party with strong convictions that are many times, immoveable when a strategic turn-in-the-road is merited.
IT was a case of the irresistible force meeting the immoveable object at Seaham Park - and it was the latter who came out on top.
Finn's blast, though, eventually blew itself out on the immoveable force that is Trott, the now-retired England batsman who finished a rain-shortened opening day on 44 not out to guide Warwickshire to a relatively comfortable 148 for 3 by stumps.
The company plans to create new, lightweight, block-like structures that can be moved around easily, instead of constructing immoveable concrete buildings.