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Synonyms and Antonyms of pervious

  1. capable of being passed into or through <the new road has a pervious surface that will cut down on the amount of water that collects on it during heavy rains> Synonyms passable, permeable, penetrable, porousRelated Words absorbent; breathableNear Antonyms airtight, watertight; close, compact, dense, thickAntonyms impassable (also impassible), impenetrable, impermeable, impervious, nonporous

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