immovable


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immovable

, immoveable
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a. (of property) not liable to be removed; fixed
b. of or relating to immoveables
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In a full electric light, an enormous black mass, quite immovable, was suspended in the midst of the waters.
Immovable as that rock, of which each appeared to form a part, they lay, with their eyes roving, without intermission, along the dark margin of trees, that bounded the adjacent shores of the narrow stream.
The first generous impulse of Duncan was to rush to the rescue of the hapless wretch; but he felt himself bound to the spot by the iron grasp of the immovable scout.
Darkness impenetrable and immovable filled the room.
The trunk of a tree is immovable; the foliage is capricious.
"This is why," continued the procureur, "I have left all my property, movable, or immovable, comprised in the above enumerations, to M.
The dying man lay as lifeless and immovable as before.
The very furniture in the room seemed to have shrunk since she saw it before: the slag in the tapestry looked more like a ghost in his ghostly blue-green world; the volumes of polite literature in the bookcase looked more like immovable imitations of books.
Yet it was so short a time since she had wandered into his life, so short a time that he was even a little uneasy at the wonderful strength of this new passion, a thing which had leaped up like a forest tree in a world of magic, a live, fully-grown thing, mighty and immovable in a single night.
In fact, Cornelius stood immovable, looking at Rosa, yet looking at her as if he did not hear her.
Each day she took a position upon the stones of Fifth Avenue, where she crooked her legs under her and crouched immovable and hideous, like an idol.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug 30 (ANI): Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday attached immovable and movable assets of accused Amit Kohli, Diwakar Gupta and others, worth Rs 3.14 crore under Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002 (PMLA) in a case related to the illegal export of prescription drugs and psychotropic substances.