impenetrable


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impenetrable

Physics (of a body) incapable of occupying the same space as another body
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He could not issue forth to meet his various conquests, those that he courted on benches in Kensington Gardens, and those he met near area railings, without the dread of beginning to talk to them of an impenetrable mystery destined.
He talked and looked at her laughing eyes, which frightened him now with their impenetrable look, and, as he talked, he felt all the uselessness and idleness of his words.
He watched the rising tide of impenetrable gloom with impatience, as if anxious for the coming of a darkness black enough to conceal a shameful surrender.
Just beyond the doorway he found the passage completely clogged and choked by impenetrable masses of shattered rock.
Felix went on, nevertheless, impenetrable to reproof of the silent sort.
"No, not perfect," was the count's reply; "only impenetrable, that's all.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when you move, fall like a thunderbolt.
In the intervals of the stones immense trees have taken root, and their broad boughs stretching far over, and interlacing together, support a canopy almost impenetrable to the sun.
She did not know and would not have believed it, but beneath the layer of slime that covered her soul and seemed to her impenetrable, delicate young shoots of grass were already sprouting, which taking root would so cover with their living verdure the grief that weighed her down that it would soon no longer be seen or noticed.
Then, turning towards Rosa, and fixing on her his scrutinising, and at the same time impenetrable glance, he said, --
The sisters shuddered and clung closer to each other, while Heyward instinctively laid his hand on one of the pistols he had just drawn from their holsters, as he placed himself between his charge and those dense shadows that seemed to draw an impenetrable veil before the bosom of the forest.
Directly ahead of him he thought he discerned a faint glow--scarcely more than a less impenetrable darkness.