impenetrableness


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.

im·pen·e·tra·ble

 (ĭm-pĕn′ĭ-trə-bəl)
adj.
1. Impossible to penetrate or enter: an impenetrable fortress.
2. Impossible to understand; incomprehensible: impenetrable jargon.
3. Impervious to sentiment or argument: an impenetrable heart.

im·pen′e·tra·ble·ness n.
im·pen′e·tra·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.impenetrableness - incomprehensibility by virtue of being too dense to understand
incomprehensibility - the quality of being incomprehensible
References in periodicals archive ?
Titus finds himself kidnapped, transported and embroiled in political machinations that only enhance the impenetrableness of the prophecy he is (supposedly) destined to interpret and help fulfill.
We puny individuals have only 75, 80 or 96 years to look forward which is still a snap in the impenetrableness of time.
There is an impenetrableness about the place, the people and the experience that Groning, for all his care, doesn't quite penetrate.