Definition of imperviously in English:



  • See impervious

    • ‘‘We'll have to get police escorts for you, sir,’ the soldier said imperviously.’
    • ‘This time, he had posted several titles of fantasy books on the chalkboard, and then let us imperviously vote.’
    • ‘From years of denial and austere behavioural therapy groups - whether in school or privately with a psychiatrist - there are some who are imperviously self-conscious and rely heavily on medication to mask whatever symptoms may surface.’
    • ‘The two Virginians were shrewd men with an imperviously close bond and an impressive degree of patience and self-control.’
    • ‘She is strangely dissociated from her husband, whose disembodied voice, imperviously reciting poetry, ‘struck close upon her ears.’’