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impenetrability

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noun im·pen·e·tra·bil·i·ty \(ˌ)im-ˌpe-nə-trə-ˈbi-lə-tē\

Definition of impenetrability

  1. 1 :  the inability of two portions of matter to occupy the same space at the same time

  2. 2 :  the quality or state of being impenetrable



Examples of impenetrability

  1. <the impenetrability of her prose is apparently the basis of her appeal to literary snobs>



1653

First Known Use of impenetrability

1653


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