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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Incapable of being passed.

Usage examples (13)
  • Would it some day swing forward, like the dark, remorseless finger of an hour-dial, and lie once more impassably between them?
  • They ascended on up the line of the ridge until they came to a place where their path seemed to fall off impassably into the valley below.
  • Then came the first snow, turning the ruins of the curtain wall into an almost impassably slippery barrier, and the familiar necropolis into a strange wilderness of...
  • In another instant the road is impassably blocked. for more
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