Definition of 'impervious'
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Most people seem impervious to it.Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2015)
They remain stubbornly impervious to the changes, resist gentrification and politeness.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Yet Young insisted that he and his players remained impervious to the uncertainty over their future home.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It gives them an air of superiority that makes them seem impervious to other people's feelings.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
She seems completely impervious to the needs of children concerned, in fact they barely get a mention.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
But some families have a child who is particularly difficult - a child who appears to be impervious to all efforts at control.Positive Parent Power (1991) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
If the Mass is considered as a kind of production process, it again proves impervious to economic and cultural fads.Christianity Today (2000)
In times of crisis old certainties come to the fore, and few things are as impervious to change as the British class system.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Governments remain impervious to the evidence that, in a democratic society, economic equality or transformation of value cannot be attained via education.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
But I feel a stirring of pride that so many of my countrymen have seen the hype - and remained impervious.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Definition of impervious from the Collins English Dictionary